A Vueling aircraft which is believed to have been hijacked, has landed at Schipol airport in Amsterdam after a flight from Malaga.
The Dutch Defense Ministry confirmed that it had scrambled two F-16 fighters to intercept the plane over Dutch airspace.
The plane has been surrounded by security forces. The passengers are still on board.
Sky News quotes Reuters who are saying that the Dutch military has confirmed the hijacking of an aircraft at an Amsterdam airport.
The AP is quoting Dutch media outlets in their story, which say that the plane was hijacked.
Other reports quote Reuters saying that “Vueling airline denies reports of hijacked plane and said it was miscommunication”
Further details as they become available.
(YWN World Headquarters – NYC)