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Hijacking #222516

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 13, 1972
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(Studio) Frontier Airlines flight 91's 747 jet hijacked from Albuquerque, NM, to Los Angeles, California.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) Not a ransom hijacking, but political. Ricardo Chavez Ortise of Santa Fe, NM, wanted to emphasize the issue of justice for Mexican Amer. [Roberto CRUZ - says Ortise wants to tell his own story in Spanish; "I don't know what story is."] Local reporters boarded plane, passengers released. After more than 5 hrs., Ortise gave himself up.
REPORTER: David Browning KNEX Newsfilm

Cronkite, Walter;
Browning, David

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