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Men arrested over Sydney plane bomb plot had links to Syria - The Sydney Morning Herald

The son of a man arrested in Sydney over an alleged plot to bring down an aeroplane with a bomb or deadly gases studied aviation management and mixes with a network of pilots and airline workers, it can be revealed. The revelation comes as sources ...and more »

Airport security intensified following Sydney raid on Islamist-inspired terror cell - The Sydney Morning Herald

The state of Australia's airport security has been thrown into question following the dramatic arrest of an Islamist-inspired terrorist cell in Sydney whose members were allegedly plotting to blow up an aircraft. In a significant departure from the low ...and more »

Anti-terror raids: 'Elaborate' plot would show lofty ambitions among jihadists - The Sydney Morning Herald

In the post-9/11 era of tight security in which the so-called Islamic State has urged followers to grab whatever they can find as a weapon and just go for it, public attention has been diverted to low-tech, unsophisticated terrorism plots. Play Video ...and more »

Airport security heightened following Sydney terrorism plot to 'bring down plane' - The Sydney Morning Herald

Screening at all major Australian airports has been ramped up overnight and air travellers have been warned to expect delays following the discovery of a terrorist plot to bring down an aircraft with a bomb. Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull, who said ...and more »

Huge Queues As Airport Security Beefed Up Over Terror Fears - Huffington Post Australia

Travellers faced long queues and lengthy waits at Australia's major airports on Monday morning after increased security measures were introduced over the weekend after police foiled an alleged terror threat. The situation appears to be worst at Sydney ...and more »

Sydney terrorism raids believed to relate to 'bomb plot involving aircraft' - The Sydney Morning Herald

The Australian Federal Police have conducted a number of terrorist raids across Sydney over a suspected bomb plot to bring down a plane. The raids, conducted by the Sydney Joint Counter Terrorism team, took place in Surry Hills, Lakemba, Wiley Park and ...and more »

Terror raids Sydney: four men plotted to blow up plane, PM says - The Australian

An Islamist-inspired, “elaborate” terrorist plot to bring down an aeroplane with an improvised device has been thwarted, but travellers should expect delays at major airports as security is beefed up. Four people have been arrested and are in custody ...and more »

Sydney Airport 'chaotic' with tight security and major delays after terror raids - ABC Online

Increased security caused major delays for passengers at Sydney Airport this morning, as police in the New South Wales capital continue to investigate an alleged terror plot to blow up a plane. The regular Monday morning crush at Kingsford Smith ...and more »

Australia police 'foil terror plot to bring down plane' - BBC News

Counter-terrorism police in Australia have stopped a suspected plot to bring down an aeroplane, Prime Minister Malcolm Turnbull has said. He was speaking after four people were arrested in raids across Sydney. Investigators said they had seized ...and more »

Lengthy delays at Australian airports after 'Islamic-inspired terrorism' plots - International Business Times AU

A passenger plane flies over a barbed wire fence as it approaches Sydney airport February 23, 2010. Reuters/Tim Wimborne. Lengthy delays at airports across Australia can be expected following a series of terror raids confirmed to be “Islamic-inspired ...and more »