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Attempted hijack on Sudan Airways flight to Cairo

Posted 7 February 2019 · Add Comment

Sudan Airways flight 103 was en route from Cairo, Egypt to Khartoum, Sudan, on February 4 when a passenger attempted to enter the flight deck with the aim of hijacking the flight.

The passenger was overpowered by crew members and the flight was able to continue to Sudan.

The man was among a number of passengers being deported from Egypt back to Sudan.

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