OR Tambo safe after alleged bomb threat

Acsa can confirm that it received a notification of an alleged bomb on board Singapore Airlines flight SQ 478 this morning (March 14). The aircraft landed at OR Tambo International Airport and is still on the ground at time of publication.

Emergency services were activated along with Fire and Rescue and the South African Police Service (SAPS). At approximately 11h39, the aircraft was declared safe by SAPS, after screening was completed by K9 units.

Acsa has communicated that it will continue to act swiftly to prioritise the safety of all passengers.

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