tashkent - A passenger plane of EgyptAir Wednesday made an emergency landing in Uzbekistan because of a bomb threat. The aircraft was en route from Cairo to Beijing. All 118 passengers and seventeen crew have safely left the plane.
The plane made an emergency landing after authorities received an anonymous tip about explosives on board, local media reported. The security forces search the device now to see if there really are explosives on board.
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The incident comes less than a month after flight MS804 EgyptAir above sea disappeared during a flight from Paris to Cairo. The investigation into that crash is ongoing, but a terrorist attack is considered to be one of the possibilities behind the tragedy.