RAF Typhoon diverts plane

An RAF Typhoon jet has been launched to investigate an incident involving a civilian aircraft in UK airspace, the Ministry of Defence said today.

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Police update on diverted passenger plane

Superintendent Darrin Tomkins, of Essex Police, has said the Pakistan International Airlines plane held at Stansted Airport will remain at its current location. This incident is being treated as a criminal offence.

If any relatives of passengers want to contact the police with further questions please ring:

0800 096 1233 or 0207158 0197

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