Thursday, 23 November, 2017

British Airways plane in Paris evacuated 'for security reason'

British Airways plane held tarmac Paris terror London attack police threat TWITTERA British Airways bound for London Heathrow was held on the tarmac following a security threat
Sammy Stanley | 17 September, 2017, 15:38

One passenger on the plane said it was surrounded by dozens of armed officers and firefighters.

The spokesman said each passenger and each bag was checked and the plane was thoroughly examined but no threats were found.

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Flight BA303 was due to take off for London when the incident occurred, with police and fire engines surrounding the plane on the tarmac, reports the Guardian. Now hold luggage being searched by dogs'.

All those on the flight have since been searched by armed officers.

Mr Anderson said: 'Initially the pilot told us there were technical issues. We were waiting on the plane for around an hour.

"The pilot then said there had been a direct security threat involving our flight", Anderson told the AP.

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"They needed to make sure everybody and everything has been searched".

But security officers and emergency services soon surrounded the plane as they were ordered off the plane at around 7.45am. All passengers were later given the all clear and British Airways has informed them they will be able to travel on a replacement flight later on Sunday.

The security alert comes amid heightened tensions in the United Kingdom in the wake of the failed bomb plot on a District Line train at Parsons Green on Friday.

As reported by the Independent, a spokesperson for British Airways said in a statement that their top priority is always the safety and security of both their customers and the airline crew.

"Additional security checks are being carried out as a precaution".

'We would never operate a flight unless it is safe to do so'.

An 18-year-old man and a 21-year-old man have been arrested in connection with the bomb attack.

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