The Antonov plane was taking off after refuelling in an airport at Yakutsk in Siberia when its cargo door flew open -- and out tumbled nearly 200 bars from the Kupol gold mine in the remote Chukotka region, investigators said.
Ban first came into effect after Kurdish region's ill-fated Sept. 25 referendum on independence
President Donald Trump hailed the results on Tuesday, and credited his "very strict" stance on commercial aviation for the positive data in the United States.
"We confirm that the plane was not allowed to fly over Romanian airspace," the foreign ministry said.
Flynas chairman Ayed al-Jeaid said at the signing ceremony in Riyadh that the deal includes an option for 40 more of the short to medium-haul planes in what airline executives said is a growing domestic market.
"Informed of potential hijack situation of a #Libya internal flight diverted to #Malta. Security and emergency operations standing by -JM," the premier said in a post from his official account.
An EgyptAir flight has disappeared from radars
Jordanian military training plane crashes, killing its two-member crew, the army said.
State news did not mention the downing of the plane, which the Nusra Front said happened near the army-controlled Abu al-Duhur military airport in Idlib province.
The European Aviation Safety Agency allowed European airlines to permit the use of electronic devices throughout the whole flight
The plane, operated by state-run Pakistan International Airlines (PIA), eventually took off from the port city of Karachi for Islamabad without Malik on board.
In theory, a hacker could use a plane's onboard WiFi signal or inflight entertainment system to hack into its avionics equipment, potentially disrupting or modifying satellite communications
Embraer has been seeking to expand its manufacturing operations in China, a key market for the world's third-largest commercial planemaker
Dozens of aircraft briefly vanished from air-traffic control radars in Austria, Germany and the Czech Republic on separate occasions this week and last week
An Indonesian air force spokesman said all passengers were unharmed and being taken off the aircraft at Denpasar, in Bali.
The stowaway told FBI officials that he had run away from home, climbed a fence at the airport in San Jose, California, crossed the tarmac and crawled into the wheel well of Hawaiian Airlines flight
The plane arrived at Dulles in Virginia on Thursday morning from Johannesburg, South Africa, after a stop in Dakar, Senegal
All passengers were evacuated by Turkish security forces after a Ukrainian man made a bomb threat and tried to hijack the plane.