The US Federal Aviation Authority has admitted its mistake in barring Biman's New York-bound flight from entering the US airspace and Biman authorities are considering legal options to seek compensation from the FAA. Bangladesh mission in USA quoting Director of US State Department for Southern and Middle Asia Affairs Engelken, confirmed that there is no restriction for Biman to operate its flights to and from New York and that it was a mistake. According to a Biman press release, the FAA has mistakenly barred the New York bound BG-011 flight of Biman Bangladesh Airlines from landing at the JFK Airport for security reasons on Sunday. Later, the flight carrying 257 passengers landed at Montreal Airport where the Canadian authorities inspected it and they did not find any flaws in it. Zahurul Alam has more on the story.