SFO-New York plane searched after bomb threat; no injuries 

NEW YORK -- Authorities say a passenger jet that departed from San Francisco International Airport was searched at John F. Kennedy Airport following a bomb threat and given the all clear.

Port Authority spokesman Joe Pentangelo says Delta Air Lines flight 468 from San Francisco to New York landed at JFK Airport just after 7:40 p.m. Monday.

Pentangelo says the plane was taken to a remote part of the runway where the plane was swept for explosives. He says passengers were taken by bus to the main terminal where they were interviewed.

Pentangelo says the telephone threat was made while the plane was still in the air. He did not know who received the threat. He says there have been no injuries or arrests.

Delta spokeswoman Lindsay McDuff said another airline received the threat regarding Flight 468 and that proper security procedures were followed. She said Delta also currently operates a JFK to Tel Aviv flight under the same flight number and that plane also was searched and cleared.

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