BREAKING NEWS

Now Reading:

Eurowings flight makes emergency landing in Kuwait over bomb scare


Kuwait

Eurowings flight makes emergency landing in Kuwait over bomb scare

A Eurowings flight travelling from Salalah in Oman to Cologne has made an emergency landing in Kuwait after a bomb scare, Kuwait’s Civil Aviation Authority said.

No evidence of a bomb was found, a Lufthansa spokesperson confirmed.

Flight EW117, an Airbus A330-203 was carrying 299 people on board, according to state-run KUNA news agency, all were evacuated after the captain requested an emergency landing.

Eurowings is a subsidiary of German company Lufthansa.

Every story can be told in many ways: see the perspectives from Euronews journalists in our other language teams.

Auto-Translated

South Korea

South Korea prosecutor to decide on Samsung leader's arrest warrant