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Dutch police patrol at Amsterdam's Schiphol airport after a suspicious incident proved to be a false alarm, Netherlands November 6, 2019.

The pilot who caused chaos by accidentally sending a hijacking signal at Amsterdam airport was showing a trainee what to do if it actually happened

The Air Europa pilot was showing a trainee "how everything works" when he entered the "hostage alert" code. It prompted mass panic at Schiphol.
Security personnel stand guard outside of the hijacked aircraft of the Biman Bangladesh Airlines in the Shah Amanat International Airport in Chattogram, Bangladesh on Sunday.

A 24-year-old was shot dead for trying to hijack a Dubai-bound plane with a toy gun, but his motive remains a mystery

Police said 24-year-old Mahmud Polash Ahmed tried to enter the cockpit of the Biman Bangladesh Airlines flight and threatened to blow it up.

All passengers released, suspects arrested after ‘Pro-Gaddafi’ hijackers land Libyan plane in Malta

The two hijackers had threatened to blow the plane up, outlets including the Times of Malta reported.