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Hijackings / United Nations Meeting #455198

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 07, 1971
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(Studio) Pilots, stewardesses and United Nations representatives meet on 747 to discuss hijacking.
REPORTER: Garrick Utley

(NYC) Group will discuss United Nations support for three treaties to control air piracy. [PILOT - says hijacked in June when there hadn't been any for 4-5 mos.] Hijacked crew members tell United Nations representatives their stories.
REPORTER: Steve Delaney

(Montreal, Canada) [National Airlines Captain Carl GREENWOOD - describes hijacking to Havana, Cuba] [United F/O Wayne ERB - tells of hijacker, who rapped pilot with gun, after pilot told him to remove gun from his head.] [Eastern Captain Robert WILBUR - tells of hijacker killing his co-pilot, Jim Hartley; says wouldn't be here if hadn't been for Hartley who disarmed hijacker.] [TWA Captain Dale HUPE - tells of being shot by hijacker.] [Pan-American Captain John PRIDDY - tells of hijacking to Cairo, Egypt, and plane wired to blow up; says French United Nations Ambassador aboard.] United Nations debate with regard to hijacking begins in 3 weeks
REPORTER: Steve Delaney

Reporter(s):
Delaney, Steve;
Utley, Garrick
Duration:
00:03:50

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