CAL flight lands safely at JFK following security scare
Created : 26 April 2018
Caribbean Airlines (CAL) said a flight from Piarco International Airport to John F Kennedy International Airport landed without incident following a security alert.
In a statement, CAL said that on Wednesday, April 25, a call was received by its Security Department regarding a nonspecific threat to flight BW 550.
"In keeping with the airline’s security protocols and industry practice, all relevant airport and national security agencies were advised and thorough checks were carried out at the airport and on the aircraft. The flight departed Piarco International Airport at 7.23 p.m. and arrived into John F Kennedy, International Airport without incident," CAL said.
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