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***Another Shoe-Bomber Stopped On United Flight To Denver!! A Quatari Diplomat!!***UPDATE: He Was Headed To Meet With Jailed Al-Quaida Agent!!***
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[quote:Anonymous Coward 731768:MV8xMDMzMzIxXzE2MzQwNjM2X0YwNjhGOTk=] Another one.... [b][i][u]FBI responds over security issue with United passenger at DIA[/u][/i][/b] DENVER - The FBI has responded to Denver International Airport after a passenger was acting oddly on a United Airlines flight from Washington, D.C. to Denver, 9Wants to Know has confirmed. Advertisement A spokesperson for DIA says United Flight 663 landed at 7 p.m. Both the FBI and the TSA have responded to the incident. Other federal law enforcement agencies have also responded, 9Wants to Know has learned. A passenger on the plane contacted 9NEWS and says they were held on the plane as it sat on the tarmac for around an hour. He says all the passengers were taken off the plane and are now being interviewed by the FBI. 9Wants to Know has learned the flight came from Reagan National Airport in Washington, D.C. The flight crew asked that the aircraft be met by federal officials when it arrived at the gate. 9NEWS and 9NEWS.com will have more information as it becomes available. (KUSA-TV © 2010 Multimedia Holdings Corporation) [/quote]
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Federal air marshals subdued a man who authorities say attempted to "light his shoes on fire" on a United flight from Washington Reagan to Denver Wednesday night, federal law enforcement officials told ABC News.
Authorities say an explosive team is on the way to the airport, and that while the presence of explosives has not yet been confirmed, they believe it was an attempted "shoe bomb."
The suspect was identified by authorities as a diplomat in the Qatar embassy in Washington, Mohammed al Modadi. The FBI said the man had full diplomat immunity as the 3rd secretary and vice-consul.
Authoritiess said two jet fighters were scrambled from Buckley Air Force Base to accompany United flight 663, a Boeing 757, as it flew the final 40 miles to Denver where it landed safely.
Authorities said the man, identified as from Qatar, was restrained by the air marshals who were on the flight.
The United jet was reportedly being directed to a remote location at the Denver airport.
A spokesman for the FBI in Denver declined to comment.
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