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Video of police pursuit of Pakistan plane at Stansted

Video has emerged of a passenger jet at the centre of an alert being chased by police cars as it landed at Stansted airport.

Two men have been arrested on suspicion of endangerment of an aircraft after RAF Typhoon jets were scrambled to escort the plane over the UK.

Police boarded Pakistan International Airlines (PIA) flight PK709, originally en route to Manchester from Lahore, after it was diverted to Stansted.

The men being held are aged 30 and 41, Essex Police said.

  • 24 May 2013