Egypt Air flight to JFK diverts to Prestwick

UK news reports that following a ‘problem’ MS985 diverted to Prestwick Airport today. It landed at 1425 local time. The flight patch is at FlightAware.

BBC news report here.

No clues as to what this might be yet.


It appears as if a note threatening to set the plane alight was found in an on-board toilet. The passengers are disembarking.