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Southern Hijacking To Cuba #220648

CBS Evening News for Monday, Nov 13, 1972
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(Studio) Passengers of hijacked Southern Airways jet which spent 28 hrs. flying from airport to airport before settling in Cuba, criticize FBI tactic of shooting out plane's tires. Action infuriated hijackers who hot and wounded copilot as reprisal. Assistant Transportation Secretary Benjamin Davis says 3 hijackers had been profiled by airline employees as potential hijackers, and they were searched electronically. Senator Chas. Percy quotes Federal Aviation Administration officials saying Cuban officials have jailed hijackers, Cale, Jackson, and Moore.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter
Duration:
00:01:00

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