Air France Flight From Paris Escorted to JFK by US Jets

New York’s WABC television reports that an Air France flight from Charles de Gaulle airport in Paris was being escorted by US fighter jets to New York’s John F Kennedy airport on Monday, after an anonymous threat was made against the flight, .
According to the station’s report, Flight 22 was scheduled to land in a secure area to be searched. The report also said US authorities had scrambled fighter jets because Air France did not immediately respond to government requests for information.
The TV station said the threat was not believed to be credible.