Air France flight escorted by US jets after anonymous threat
May 26 , 2015
An Air France passenger aircraft heading to New York City was escorted by two US fighter planes after a threat call was received.
American officials said that the anonymous call had claimed there was a chemical weapon on board Air France Flight 22, which had started from Paris.
The flight was subjected to a search after landing at JFK Airport. The plane was cleared after no hazardous substance was found on it, according to the FBI.