NYC-Bound Jet Turns Back To China 7 Hours Into Flight Over "Threatening Information"

NYC-Bound Jet Turns Back To China 7 Hours Into Flight Over "Threatening Information"

An Air China flight that was already seven hours into its flight to New York City was forced to turn around and head back to Beijing yesterday because of an unspecified security threat. Officials aren’t saying much about what the reason was, but China state media says the warning first came from U.S. authorities. [More]