Bomb threat terror at JFK airport



An aeroplane had to be evacuated at JFK airport after a bomb threat was made on Twitter.

The United Airlines plane, which was taxiing at Terminal 7, needed to be thoroughly searched by authorities before it could take off, following the incident at 7pm on Wednesday.

Sources told the New York Post that a chilling threat was made on Twitter in a message to the United Airlines account.

The message allegedly said there was a bomb on the flight from JFK to Dulles International Airport in Washington DC.

After all 49 passengers on board were searched and the luggage was re-screened.

The FBI cleared the plane and it departed around 9:30 pm.


2 Responses to “Bomb threat terror at JFK airport”

  1. 2 Jan June 10, 2014 at 1:28 am

    Aw, this was a very nice post. Taking the time and actual effort to create a top
    notch article… but what can I say… I procrastinate a lot and don’t seem to get nearly anything done.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in: Logo

You are commenting using your account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

All the news that's printed to fit from New York's best online information source.

Latest news:

RSS New York Times

RSS NY Daily News

  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.

RSS New York Post

  • Rosario’s clutch hit, Smith’s HR propel Mets to rare win August 24, 2017
    The kids came to play. When Amed Rosario singled home Dominic Smith in the fourth inning Wednesday, it gave the Mets their first lead in 31 ¹/₃ innings in a 4-2 victory over the Diamondbacks at Citi Field. The Mets also got a pair of RBI singles from Michael Conforto that scored Brandon Nimmo, and...


  • An error has occurred; the feed is probably down. Try again later.
Website redesign by BST Designs

%d bloggers like this: