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China, two aircraft to Urumqi diverted after suspected terrorism threat
Shanghai, China - The city, in the autonomus and troubled region of Xinjiang, was hit hours earlier by blasts at a street market, where 31 people were killed
Two flights of the Chinese airline Juneyao flying from Shangai to Urumqi, in the autonomous and troubled region of Xinjiang, were diverted yesterday, May 22, to other airports after warnings of possible terrorist attacks. Juneyao said a passenger on the first flight had passed the crew a note saying his travelling companion had threatened in a telephone call to "Blow up" the plane. His companion...
AVIONEWS - World Aeronautical Press Agency