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Old 10-08-2001, 06:34 PM   #1
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Statement on American Airlines Flight 1238

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CHICAGO, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Flight 1238 landed safely in Chicago this afternoon after a passenger unsuccessfully attempted to enter the plane's cockpit. The male individual was physically restrained by other passengers. This appears to be an isolated incident and law enforcement officials now have the individual in custody.
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Statement on American Airlines Flight 1238

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CHICAGO, Oct. 8 /PRNewswire/ -- American Airlines Flight 1238 landed safely in Chicago this afternoon after a passenger unsuccessfully attempted to enter the plane's cockpit. The male individual was physically restrained by other passengers. This appears to be an isolated incident and law enforcement officials now have the individual in custody.
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Old 10-08-2001, 07:36 PM   #3
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interesting how they didn't comment on what nationality the individual was, and also what his motives were....
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interesting how they didn't comment on what nationality the individual was, and also what his motives were....
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CNN reported the person was a minor with mental impairment traveling with a parent
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CNN reported the person was a minor with mental impairment traveling with a parent
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Old 10-10-2001, 03:28 AM   #7
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Suspect in cockpit break-in held on federal charge


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CHICAGO, Oct 9 (Reuters) - A 31-year-old mentally ill man was charged on Tuesday with interfering with a flight crew, after he allegedly broke into the cockpit of a Chicago-bound airliner, causing the plane to pitch and triggering a distress call that sent military jets speeding to the scene.
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Suspect in cockpit break-in held on federal charge


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CHICAGO, Oct 9 (Reuters) - A 31-year-old mentally ill man was charged on Tuesday with interfering with a flight crew, after he allegedly broke into the cockpit of a Chicago-bound airliner, causing the plane to pitch and triggering a distress call that sent military jets speeding to the scene.
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