MAY 29, 2018
Passengers on Lion Air aircraft panicked and one forced open the emergency exit after he heard another passenger said there is bomb on the plane at Supadio International Airport,Pontianak, Indonesia on 28 May 2018.
Indonesian low-cost carrier, Lion Air flight JT687 bound for Jakarta was evacuated and all 133 passengers were move to another aircraft a part of security measures to ensure the call was a ‘joke’
The passenger joked about the presence of a bomb on board was identified as YS, 25 was arrested and later taken into police custody.
This is the 9th bomb hoax on airplanes in Indonesia in May 2018.