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Malaysia Airlines jet returns to Melbourne over cabin incident - Irish Times

A Malaysia Airlines flight from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur returned to the Australian airport shortly after take-off late on Wednesday after a passenger attempted to enter the cockpit, authorities said. Passengers and the crew of Flight MH128 had to ...and more »

Malaysia Airlines plane turns back after cockpit entry bid - BBC News

A Malaysia Airlines plane has been forced to turn back to Melbourne airport after a passenger tried to enter the cockpit. Flight MH128, bound for Kuala Lumpur, returned "due to a disruptive passenger", an airline statement said. The flight landed ...and more »

Police defend 90-minute delay to remove passengers in Melbourne plane drama - The Guardian

Police say the delay in removing passengers from a Malaysia Airlines flight forced to turn back to Melbourne after a passenger allegedly tried to enter the cockpit was necessary because counter-terrorism officers believed there may have been other ...and more »

Delays in unloading passengers from threatened Malaysia Airlines flight need clear explanations from police - The Sydney Morning Herald

On the face of it, the logic seems to jar with common sense. You're worried there might still be a bomb on a plane that's been forced to turn back and land after an apparent hijacking attempt. So you keep nearly 350 passengers on the plane for an hour ...and more »

Passenger tried to enter the cockpit on Malaysia Airlines flight - CNN

(CNN) Australian police have defended their actions after a passenger tried to force his way into the cockpit on a Malaysia Airlines flight from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur Thursday. Just after a takeoff, a male passenger on Flight MH128 tried to enter ...and more »

Malaysia Airlines jet diverted in Australia after passenger threatened to detonate bomb - The National

Flight 128 was about 10 minutes into a flight from Melbourne when the man walked from his economy seat to the cockpit door clutching an electronic device and threatening to blow up the plane, creating panic among passengers. June 1, 2017. Updated: June ...and more »

Malaysia Airlines flight forced to land after bizarre bomb threat - Newshub

A Malaysia Airlines flight from Melbourne to Kuala Lumpur was forced to turn back after a passenger claimed to have a bomb and tried to force his way into the cockpit. Flight MH128 left Melbourne on Wednesday night, but turned back only half-an-hour ...and more »

Overnight flight forced to make U-turn after passenger allegedly tries to enter cockpit - ABC News

A Malaysia Airlines plane bound for Kuala Lumpur Wednesday was forced to return to Australia's Melbourne Airport after a passenger allegedly attempted to enter the cockpit, local authorities said. Interested in Airlines? Add Airlines as an interest to ...and more »

Appoint sky marshals to ensure safety of airline passengers - Malaysiakini

In light of the recent event where Malaysia Airlines (MAS) flight MH128 was forced to return to Melbourne Airport after a passenger attempted to enter the cockpit, the airlines of other related agencies should consider appointing sky marshals on board ...and more »

Passenger subdued on Malaysian plane after bomb threat - Aljazeera.com

Armed police stormed a Malaysia Airlines flight that was forced to return to Australia after a passenger tried to enter the cockpit claiming he had a bomb. "He was saying: 'I'm going to the blow the f…ing plane up, I'm going to blow the plane up ...and more »