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Radio issue on JetBlue flight at JFK Airport triggers hijacking scare


Panic ensued Tuesday night on a runway at John F. Kennedy International Airport in New York as a JetBlue plane was surrounded by authorities. Fearing a hijacking, guards boarded the aircraft, but it turned out to be a false alarm. The airline says the flight experienced a radio issue “impacting the crew’s ability to communicate.” NBC’s Morgan Radford reports for TODAY.