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Island focus: Passenger’s bomb joke delays flights

  • The Jakarta Post

Jakarta | Wed, June 13 2018 | 12:37 am

PREMIUM A passenger was detained on Monday for making a bomb joke onboard a Wings Air flight at Minangkabau International Airport in Padang, West Sumatra.

The passenger, a 24-year-old identified as NS, boarded the plane for a 4 p.m. flight to Jambi, then told a flight attendant, who was assisting him with his carry-on, that he had a bomb in his luggage.

In response, all passengers, luggage a...