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RAF Typhoon jets intercepted Pakistan International Airlines flight to Stansted Airport

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LAHORE – A International Airlines from to was escorted by RAF Typhoons and was made to land at Stansted as there were reports of suspicious passenger onboard, on Tuesday evening.

Two RAF jets were scrambled to intercept PK757 after unconfirmed reports of a security threat.

According to the Essex Police, the diversion was made due to reports of a disruptive passenger on board and was ‘not believed to be a hijack situation or terror matter’.

Scotland Yard has reported that the one passenger on board the was wanted by and he was also due to be arrested at before the was diverted to Stansted.

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