Lufthansa Flight Makes Emergency Landing at JFK Airport over Bomb Threat

Berlin, – A Lufthansa Airlines flight from Houston to Frankfort, Germany was forced to make an emergency landing at John F. Kennedy Airport in New York on Monday after a reported bomb threat.

Port Authority police said someone called in a bomb threat to Lufthansa headquarters and the pilot made the decision to land at JFK.

The plane stopped at a remote part of the airport, according to Fox 5 News.

Passengers were unloaded and the NYPD Bomb Squad searched the plane.

Source: Qatar News Agency