Hijacked plane seen grounded at Geneva Airport

The Ethiopian Airlines plane forced to land in Geneva after being hijacked has been seen surrounded by vehicles after its forced landing at the Swiss airport.

The airport's police have confirmed one hijacker has been arrested and all passengers and crew are safe.

The grounded flight ET702, which had been bound for Rome from Addis Ababa. Credit: RTV

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Co-pilot arrested after plane forced to land at Geneva

The co-pilot of an Ethiopian Airlines plane, which was en route to Rome but forced to land in Geneva, has been arrested. The unnamed man has asked for asylum in Switzerland.