Somalia Shows the State of Air Travel in an Age of Terrorism

Feb 2, 2016 | 16:48 GMT
An exterior photo of the damage to Daallo Airlines Flight D3159 in Mogadishu, Somalia.

Shortly after Daallo Airlines Flight D3159 took off from Mogadishu, Somalia, on Feb. 2, an explosion aboard the aircraft forced it to return and make an emergency landing. If the explosion was indeed a suicide bombing attempt by jihadist groups in the region, it would serve as yet another reminder that airlines continue to be tempting targets for potential attacks....

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