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Hijacking #14885

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 30, 1971
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(Studio) Philippines airliner hijacked to Communist China after landing in Hong Kong.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Hong Kong, China) Hijackers wanted to fly to Peking; Hong Kong airport only able to talk to Canton; hijackers release 20 of 45 passengers. [Passenger Carlos PLATON - recounts argument between hijackers.] Plane rptdly. lands safely in Canton; expected to be returned soon.
REPORTER: Warren Rooke

Reasoner, Harry;
Rooke, Warren

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