Libya's Transport Minister promises tighter controls following plane hijack to Malta.
The Maltese have successfully ended a plane hijacking freeing all 117 hostages and arresting two hijackers who diverted the plane from Libya.
Hijackers who forced a domestic Libyan flight to land in Malta on Friday have surrendered, Maltese Prime Minister Joseph Muscat has said.
A Saudi Arabian Airlines flight was isolated at Manila airport in the Phillipines on Tuesday morning, when a hijack alarm was accidentally pressed by the pilot.
The Egyptian suspect of the EgyptAir plane hijack has been remanded in custody for a further eight days at least. A court in Larnaca, Cyprus, ordered
Passengers and crew have arrived safely in Egypt after their plane was hijacked. Authorities say a man using a fake suicide belt forced the EgyptAir
The hijack of EgyptAir Flight MS181 on Tuesday after its take-off from Alexandria may have ended safely. But security questions raised are likely to
Passengers and crew are safe and an alleged plane hijacker was arrested on Tuesday after an hours-long hostage drama in Cyprus. A domestic EgyptAir
The hijacker has turned himself over to police with no apparent injuries to any of the hostages
A man thought to be strapped with explosives hijacked an EgyptAir plane on a flight between Alexandria and Cairo on Tuesday. The aircraft was forced
The US Navy has boarded an oil tanker taken from a Libyan port by anti-government rebels, according to the U.S. Department of Defense. It was
Swiss police say an Ethiopian Airlines co-pilot who hijacked the plane he was flying, did so in order to claim asylum in Switzerland, The co-pilot
Reports suggest the hijacker of an Ethiopian Airlines plane forced to land at Geneva airport was the co-pilot. Police are quoted as saying he took
Passengers on the flight which was forced to land in Istanbul because of a bomb threat are beginning to speak about their ordeal. The suspect
Turkey scrambled an F-16 fighter jet on Friday to escort a commercial flight after a passenger allegedly made a bomb threat, demanding to go to the
An American who hijacked a plane to Cuba nearly 30 years ago has returned to the United States. William Potts was taken into custody the moment he
Police in Norway were called to what they thought was a traffic incident on Monday evening but turned out to be a bus hijacking. They arrested a