A Belavia Belarusian Airlines Boeing 737-800 en route from Kiev Zhulyany to Minsk was ordered to return to Zhulyany airport Oct. 21 in what appears to be a demand by authorities because of interest in one of the aircraft’s passengers. According to a Belavia statement, the aircraft, operating flight B2 840, took off from Kiev at 15:25 local time with 136 passengers and six crew members. At 15:36, when the aircraft was 50km from the border between Ukraine and Belarus, a flight ...

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