Pair deny plane bomb threat

Fighter jets were scrambled to intercept a commercial aircraft after two passengers threatened to blow the plane up at 30,000 feet, a court has heard.

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Jury hears accusations of death threats made on board diverted Stansted plane

A jury in the trial of two men accused of threatening to blow up a plane in mid air, have been hearing from passengers who say that death threats were made on board.

Tayyab Subhani and Mohammed Safdar deny endangering the safety of an aircraft.

A flight from Pakistan to Manchester was diverted to Stansted in May this year.

Click below to watch a report from ITV News Anglia's Serena Sandhu

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