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Hijacked Plane Returned #198786

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 12, 1968
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(Studio) 30 passengers and crew returned to Miami from Havana, after hijack of Nashville to Miami flight. 2 passengers remaining in Cuba.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Miami, Florida) Passengers return in separate plane from crew. [Stewardess Suzanne BRANDT - describes hijack.] [Pilot Dennis MALONEY - says hijacker gave no reason. Inquired about fuel; radio transmissions.] [MALONEY - tells of reaction of 1st flight passenger.] [Passenger, Mrs. Florence JOHNSON - describes her reaction on her 1st flight.] [MALONEY - describes hijack report procedure.] [Salesman Max MORRIS - reports conversation had with Cuban in Havana.] [Tex RITTER - says hijack similar to some West movies.]
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Cronkite, Walter;
Dean, Morton

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