Police probe threat to hijack Fuvahmulah-Male' flight

Fuvahmulah Airport.

Police have launched an investigation into a threat to hijack a domestic flight scheduled to depart from Fuvahmulah City. 

Police said the threat targeted a Maldivian Airlines flight scheduled to depart from Fuvahmulah City to Male’ City. 

The threat was reported to police at approximately 08:50 pm last Monday. 

Police confirmed they have yet to make an arrest in connection to the case. 

No further details have been released.