Three national airline received bomb threats.A number of booming threats were received involving Eastern Airlines (东航) MU2325 (from Lanzhou to Xian), Juneyao Airlines (吉祥航空) HO1111 (from Shanghai to Shenzhen) and Shenzhen Airline ZH9866, ZH9243 and ZH9889.
8 o’clock this morning, Juneyao Airlines (吉祥航空) HO1111 (from Shanghai to Shenzhen) took off from the Hongqiao Airport received threatening. The flight returned to the airport, and the police rushed for handling.
Microblogging users Zhu Xu Stephen said: “The aircraft made a circle in the air and after half an hour it made an emergency landing back to the Hongqiao Airport, a large number of police, police cars, explosion-proof cars were waiting there.”
The Civil Aviation Authority confirmed the above threats were false and the police are currently looking into the cases.
Source: 新民网, 新华社