Oakland Airport Bomb Scare: Alaska Airlines Flight 342, Sep. 2011
Alaska Airlines flight 342 from Seattle to Oakland was evacuated due to a bomb scare.
The Alaska Airlines flight landed at Oakland airport at 7:50 am on Monday, September 19, 2011, about 20 minutes earlier than scheduled. Passengers deplaned and and the aircraft was moved to a remote area of the airport.
A local TV station in the Bay Area captured video that showed that the Alaska Airlines flight was not at the gate as police dogs appeared to be sniffing baggage
TV station KGO is reporting that U.S. Marshalls may have removed two passengers from the flight once it landed.
There are no reports of any injuries.