The New York Port Authority has confirmed that an international Lufthansa flight that departed from Houston bound for Frankfurt, Germany, diverted to JFK airport in New York and made an emergency landing after a bomb threat was made.
Here’s more from WLNY New York.
Here’s more from CBS:
Lufthansa flight 411 made an emergency landing late Monday after a bomb threat was made over the phone Monday evening, the Port Authority of New York and New Jersey said.
Authorities are treating it as a viable threat and the NYPD Counterterrorism Unit is responding along with the Port Authority Police Department, sources told CBS2. But there was no indication of trouble beyond the threat by phone.
This story is still breaking. We will post more info if and when it becomes available.