LONDON — Royal Air Force fighter jets escorted an Air India plane to London's Stansted Airport on Thursday after a security alert, officials and the airline said.
Air India flight 191,
All 327 passengers were taken off the plane and were "served snacks and other beverages," said Dhananjay Kumar, a spokesman for Air India.
The U.K.'s Ministry of
British media reported earlier Thursday that there was a bomb threat onboard but officials did not comment on the nature of the security alert.
The Associated Press