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A-320 Afriqiyah Airways aircraft hijacked to Malta with 118 people on board
Valletta, Malta - The airplane is now parked on the runway. Local authorities are taking care of the event.
An A-320 airplane of the Libyan airline Afriqiyah Airways -flight number 8U209- was hijacked today at the international airport of Malta. The aircraft with 111 passengers and 7 crew members on board had left from the airport of Sebha –a town in Southern Lybia- and was going to Tripoli. After changing its route the airplane landed at Malta at 11:32 am (local time). According to local sources, it seems t...
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