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Military Jet escorts Qatar Airways plane to Manchester Airport

A man has been arrested on suspicion of making a hoax bomb threat after military jets were called to escort a passenger plane to Manchester Airport.

Military Jet escorts Qatar Airways plane to Manchester Airport
The Qatar Airways flight from Doha sits on the tarmac after having a military escort into Manchester Airport, a man has been arrested on suspicion of making a hoax bomb threat, on August 5, 2014 in Manchester, England. The Qatar Airways Airbus A330-30 was escorted in to land by the RAF. Flights in and out of Manchester Airport were suspended for 25 minutes. All passengers have now left the plane and the airport is operating a normal service. (Getty Images)
Military Jet escorts Qatar Airways plane to Manchester Airport
Passengers of the Qatar Airways flight from Doha are driven to a terminal building after their plane had a military escort into Manchester Airport, a man has been arrested on suspicion of making a hoax bomb threat, on August 5, 2014 in Manchester, England. The Qatar Airways Airbus A330-30 was escorted in to land by the RAF. Flights in and out of Manchester Airport were suspended for 25 minutes. All passengers have now left the plane and the airport is operating a normal service. (Getty Images)
Military Jet escorts Qatar Airways plane to Manchester Airport
A passenger of the Qatar Airways flight from Doha are interviewed after their plane had a military escort into Manchester Airport, a man has been arrested on suspicion of making a hoax bomb threat, on August 5, 2014 in Manchester, England. The Qatar Airways Airbus A330-30 was escorted in to land by the RAF. Flights in and out of Manchester Airport were suspended for 25 minutes. All passengers have now left the plane and the airport is operating a normal service. (Getty Images)
Military Jet escorts Qatar Airways plane to Manchester Airport
Passengers of the Qatar Airways flight from Doha are interviewed after their plane had a military escort into Manchester Airport, a man has been arrested on suspicion of making a hoax bomb threat, on August 5, 2014 in Manchester, England. The Qatar Airways Airbus A330-30 was escorted in to land by the RAF. Flights in and out of Manchester Airport were suspended for 25 minutes. All passengers have now left the plane and the airport is operating a normal service. (Getty Images)
Military Jet escorts Qatar Airways plane to Manchester Airport
A passenger of the Qatar Airways flight from Doha is interviewed after their plane had a military escort into Manchester Airport, a man has been arrested on suspicion of making a hoax bomb threat, on August 5, 2014 in Manchester, England. The Qatar Airways Airbus A330-30 was escorted in to land by the RAF. Flights in and out of Manchester Airport were suspended for 25 minutes. All passengers have now left the plane and the airport is operating a normal service. (Getty Images)