Sydney Airport Message Board Sydney Airport Message Board  

Go Back   Sydney Airport Message Board > Aviation Industry News and Discussion > International Industry

Thread Tools Search this Thread Display Modes
Old 24th May 2021, 07:31 AM
Brian Noldt Brian Noldt is offline
Join Date: Oct 2009
Posts: 263
Default Ryanair Forced To Land In Belarus

Ryanair flight FR4978 from Greece to Lithuania was forced to land at Minsk in Belarus. Upon landing a journalist, Roman Protasevich, was reportedly arrested.

Story from here:

Last edited by Brian Noldt; 24th May 2021 at 11:31 AM. Reason: Change flight number
Reply With Quote
Old 24th May 2021, 10:13 AM
Kent Broadhead Kent Broadhead is offline
Join Date: Mar 2008
Location: Dulwich Hill
Posts: 483

The EU head has now referred to the incident as a hijack. It will be very interesting to see how this diplomatic situation unfolds.
Reply With Quote

Thread Tools Search this Thread
Search this Thread:

Advanced Search
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off

Forum Jump

All times are GMT +10. The time now is 03:35 AM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.11
Copyright ©2000 - 2022, vBulletin Solutions Inc.
Copyright Sydney Airport Message Board 1997-2020
Use of this web site constitutes acceptance of the Conditions of Use and Privacy Statement