Hijacking drama grips Amsterdam Airport


DM Monitoring
North Holland: The incident is reportedly taking place on board Air Europa flight UX1094 from Amsterdam to Madrid that had been due to take off this evening Police have swarmed to Schiphol Airport this evening after reports of a suspected hijacking during boarding of a plane.
There are unconfirmed reports that men armed with knives have attempted to hijack an Air Europa plane that was due to fly to Madrid this evening.
At least 27 passengers were on board when the hijacking alert was reportedly triggered. Some flights at the airport have been grounded, according to a passenger on a plane that had been due to take off this evening.
A so-called Grip 3 report has been issued by special forces in the Netherlands.