Friday, May 24, 2013
UPDATE: UK police: 2 men arrested after flight from Pakistan to England diverted.
Britain's Ministry of Defense says a Typhoon jet has been launched to investigate an incident involving a civilian aircraft.
The defense ministry said the Typhoon launched Friday from RAF Coningsby in Lincolnshire, eastern England. It declined to provide further details.
British media reported the flight was a Pakistan International Airlines passenger plane flying to Manchester, England.