Dutch police confirm Schiphol plane was not hijacked

Dutch police have confirmed that the Schiphol plane was not hijacked and that there was a mis-communication, according to Dutch news agency ANP.

Confusion over a possible hijacking arose because there was no radio contact, ANP reported citing the police.

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Security alert at Dutch airport

Dutch military police said confirmed that a plane believed to be carrying hostages landed at Amsterdam Schiphol airport safely and that there was no threat. They said that the security alert was due to miscommunication.