Jet Airways 9W66 New Delhi to Bangkok | emergency landing in Bangkok

Jet Airways 9W66 New Delhi to Bangkok | emergency landing in Bangkok
Couple identified the suspicious phone | Photo credits Bangkok Post

Jet Airways from New Delhi to Bangkok was called for an emergency landing at Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi airport.

This Indian flagged Jet Airways aircraft 9W66 carrying 166 passengers, made an emergency landing by 8.42 P.M.

Reason for this emergency landing

A couple from India found a mobile with display message as “Downloading. Do not turn target”. Immediately this suspicious phone was given to cabin crew member, then passed to flight Captain.

Captain after analyzing the unclaimed phone with suspicious display text, connecting with suspicious things found in Indian airport by the time flight 9W66 departure he suspected this could be a bomb threat.

This situation was explained to the control tower authorities and emergency landing plan was created and executed at Bangkok’s Suvarnabhumi airport.

After the thorough checks, no bomb or suspicious materials were identified in the aircraft.

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