A Passenger attempts to hijack the Aeroflot Boeing 737, Flight AFL1515 flying from Siberia to Moscow earlier today.
The Flight AFL1515 with 76 passengers was force to make an emergency landing at Khanty-Mansiysk Airport after a passenger demanded the Aeroflot Boeing 737 be flown to Afghanistan. The crew persuaded the hijacker to land the plane in the city of Khanty-Mansiysk about 230 kilometers to refuel before flying to Afghanistan.
Hijacker claimed to be armed and tried to get into the cockpit, but upon arrested, the man was found drunk and was not armed.
Russian forces arrested him upon landing and taken to custody.