Bomb threat on Belgrade Airport proved to be false

Due to a bomb threat in the "Lufthansa" airplane, the police anti-diversion squad had searched the aircraft. 130 passengers and crew members were evacuated

Source: RTS, Tanjug, Večernje novosti, Prva

It is the "Lufthansa" aircraft that was scheduled for a flight to Frankfurt at the time of the bomb threat. Some media reported that Serbian Youth Woman Basketball National Team was on board.

Anti-diversion police squad was sent to "Nikola Tesla" Airport. Currently, the search of the air craft on the line Belgrade - Frankfurt is underway, while the police determines whether it is false alarm, working in the same time on identifying the person who made a call to the airport, Police source told Tanjug.

Early this morning, an unknown person called "Nikola Tesla" Airport and reported there was a bomb on the plane bound for Frankfurt. The Police alleges that all available forces were immediately sent to the site.

Air traffic at the "Nikola Tesla "Airport Belgrade is carried out in accordance with the envisaged flight schedule.

As TV Prva reports, the police performed aircraft check-up, coming up with the conclusion that it was a false alarm.


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