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hijack threat

Air India gets hijack threat on phone, CISF to follow enhanced security measures

A telephonic threat message was received by the station duty office in Mumbai on Saturday.

23 Feb 2019 5:34 PM

IndiGo passenger creates panic onboard, held for yelling 'flight hijacked'

The man stood up during the flight and shouted that passengers should not untie their seat belts since the flight had been hijacked.

24 Jul 2018 5:25 PM

Multi-millionaire planted bomb threat note on Jet flight for girlfriend, held

This is the first arrest under the Act which came into force in July 2017, replacing the 1982 vintage law.

31 Oct 2017 3:38 PM

'Fly straight to PoK': Jet Airways flight diverted to Ahmedabad after 'hijack' threat

'The aircraft is covered by hijackers, should not land in Delhi, should be flown straight to PoK,' the threat note read.

30 Oct 2017 1:56 PM

Three airports on maximum alert after hijack tip-off

The CISF also pressed into service its sniffer dog squads and commando teams.

17 Apr 2017 5:57 AM


Hijack threat: Mumbai, Chennai, Hyderabad airports on alert

A meeting of all stakeholders at these airports was subsequently convened and the input was declared specific and actionable.

16 Apr 2017 12:20 PM

Hijack call to Air India keeps officials on toes

In the primary investigation, CISF officials discovered that the caller’s number belonged to a minor boy from Srinagar.

09 Dec 2016 3:17 AM