Men held over plane diversion

Two men have been remanded in custody over an incident involving a Pakistan International Airways airliner at Stansted Airport.

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Men remanded in custody after plane diversion

Two friends who allegedly threatened to blow up an aeroplane and kill its passengers and crew were today remanded to custody.

Taxi driver and supermarket employee Tayyab Subhani, 30, and restaurant worker Mohammed Safdar, 41, appeared at Chelmsford Magistrates' Court charged with endangering an aircraft.

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