Phuket International Airport authorities stopped a Nordwind Airlines Boeing 777 from taking off and delayed the flight for five hours following a "suspicious remark" from a Russian passenger. The flight, Nordwind NWS2478, was scheduled to depart Phuket for the low cost carrier's home base at Sheremetyevo International Airport, Moscow March 20 when a passenger demanded to be allowed to leave the aircraft saying “it would not be safe to travel.” Airport ...

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