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Chinese flight diverted after crew member held hostage

IANS  |  Beijing 

An Air flight was diverted on Sunday after a crew member was held by a male passenger.

The Civil Administration of (CAAC) said the man was using a pen to threaten the crew member, reports

Flight CA1350 landed at Xinzheng International Airport in Zhengzhou, province, at 9.58 a.m.

"The incident was successfully dealt with and passengers and crew members are safe," the CAAC said.

The plane departed Changsha, capital of province, at 8.40 a.m. and was expected to arrive at at around 11 a.m.

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First Published: Sun, April 15 2018. 12:48 IST
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