An Ethiopian Airlines co-pilot locked hisout of the cockpit, hijacked a Rome plane and landed Feb. 17 in Geneva, all in an attempt to in Switzerland, officials said.
The Boeing 767-300 plane with 202 passengers and crew landed in Geneva about 6 a.m. local time. Officials said no one on the flight was injured and the hijackerpolice.
It wasn't immediately clear why the co-pilot, an Ethiopian man born in 1983 whose name wasn't released, wanted asylum. (AP)
The Japan Times ST: February 28, 2014