You are here

Australia thwarts plan for 'Islamic-inspired' bomb attack on plane

Travellers warned to prepare for more significant disruptions as traffic picked up during the week

BT_20170731_NAHFOIL31_3009526.jpg
Police helping to screen passengers at Sydney Airport on Sunday. Melbourne Airport also was preparing for delays during peak weekday periods.

Sydney

SECURITY has been tightened at Australian airports after police foiled "Islamic-inspired" plans for a bomb attack on an aircraft during counter-terrorism raids in which four men were arrested, the Australian Federal Police (AFP) said on Sunday.

The increased security

sentifi.com

Market voices on:

grab

Receive $80 Grab vouchers valid for use on all Grab services except GrabHitch and GrabShuttle when you subscribe to BT All-Digital at only $0.99*/month.

Find out more at btsub.sg/promo

Powered by GET.comGetCom