|Hole in plane|
(Scroll down for video) A terrorist died after detonating a bomb on a plane midair, causing a hole in the cabin, police in Somalia said.
Mogadishu police said that after the bombs blew a hole in the plane, the terrorist, who was not identified, was sucked out of the plane.
According to the police investigation, the man was able to bypass rigorous screening at the airport by passing through security in a wheelchair.
The terrorist was taken on the plane in the wheelchair and then moved to a regular seat. Five minutes after taking off, he detonated the bomb and was sucked out of the plane through the hole.
No other passengers died as a result of the explosion. The plane landed safely at the airport. The terrorist’s charred body was found 30 miles away from the location of the explosion.
Two people suffered light injuries.