Hijacked flight lands in Geneva
February 16, 2014 10:20 PM Subscribe
At 5:00pm Pacific Time, Ethiopian Flight 702, a Boeing 767-300 (registered ET-AMF) was flying over Sudan when it started squawking 7500. The transponder code, is supposed to indicate a “hijacking.”
With less than 25 minutes of fuel remaining, it landed safely in Geneva
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Ethiopian flight 702, service from Addis Ababa to Rome, was forced to land in Geneva. The hijackers are believed to be demanding asylum.
Though the general media has been slow to pick up the story, aviation expert John Walton
has been tweeting with live updates and the Aviation subreddit
has compiled a detailed timeline.