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US military jets escort plane to Seattle after security scare
Two US fighter jets were scrambled on Thursday to escort a commercial airliner to Seattle after the FBI received an anonymous tip, apparently unfounded, that a hijacker was aboard, officials said.

 

The plane, which originated in Hawaii, landed safely at about 7 pm local time at the Seattle-Tacoma International Airport, where it was met by local law enforcement and FBI agents who interviewed the passenger in question, authorities said. (Reuters)