Tuesday, October 31, was arrested on a flight of airline «Russia» from Istanbul to Saint Petersburg because of a suspicious woman on Board. The plane was delayed for five hours, the passenger was removed from the flight. The aircraft and the rest of the people on Board have been checked by the aviation security service of the airport with handlers and police officers.
Scheduled plane was supposed to depart at 2:20 Moscow time and arrive at Pulkovo at 6:15 am. But passengers noticed the strange behavior of the citizen of Tajikistan. The woman asked one of the passengers to bring her bag to the plane and then borrowed a phone from a neighbor, ostensibly to send a message to a brother. Then the owner of the phone started receiving weird SMS in a foreign language. Strange passenger asked to remove the entire conversation, which was a link with the word «activate».
By the decision of the commander of the aircraft ready for departure the plane has been delayed. The citizen of Tajikistan handed over to the police of Turkey. The woman denied that she was in contact with other passengers.