At 8 a.m. on Sunday morning, British Airway’s flight BA0303 was held on the ground at Charles de Gaulle Airport (CDG) by armed police after an individual made a “direct security threat” to the aircraft.
— James Anderson (@jsa) September 17, 2017
“Every single person and every single item of baggage was searched. That took around an hour,” said passenger James Anderson.
Nothing was discovered during the search and, after a 3-hour delay, the plane headed on to Heathrow, its original destination.
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