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    Turkish Airlines flight TK34 has been forced to make an emergency landing in Shannon, Ireland due to a bomb threat, media reported Sunday.

    An airplane stands at the ramp of the tarmac of Landvetter Airport outside Goteborg, Sweden
    © AP Photo / Bjorn Larsson Rosval, Scanpix
    MOSCOW (Sputnik) — The Boeing 777-300 en route from Houston (Texas) to Istanbul carried 227 passengers on board.

    According to The Irish Times, the crew became aware of a security threat after they found a written note on board.

    On November 22, a Turkish Airlines A330 en route from New York to Istanbul was forced to make an emergency landing in Canada due to a bomb threat.

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