NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 13, 1972
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(Studio) Mexican-Amer. militant, Ricardo Chavez Ortise, hijacked a Frontier Airlines 747 over New Mexico.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Los Angeles, California) Ortise said wanted to talk to Los Angeles policeman, Hector Garcia. Released passengers once Spanish-speaking reporters boarded plane so Ortise could talk about injustice in US.
REPORTER: Don Oliver
(Los Angeles International Airport, California) Hijacker taken from plane almost 6 hrs. after landing. Broadcasted discourse of grievances of Mexican-Amer. FBI took Ortise away.
REPORTER: Jack Perkins
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