NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 09, 1970
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(Studio) Palestinians hijack BOAC (British Overseas Airways Corporation) jet with 114 on board; flown to Jordan airstrip to join other 2 planes; say they'll blow up 2 planes with passengers if Arab prisoners not freed; 298 hostages.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(Zerqa, Jordan) Guerrillas have machine guns around planes. [Stewardess June HAESLER - says enough food and water.] [Passenger Jonathan DAVID - reports good treatment.] [Guerrilla LDR. - says Jewish women and children held for interrogation; denounces US.] [TWA Captain Charles WOOD - says sanitation deteriorating; morale good.] [Flight engineer Al. KIBURIS - describes hijack.]
REPORTER: Douglas Kiker
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