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TWA Flight 847 hijack - Captain at press conference

Title
TWA Flight 847 hijack - Captain at press conference
Genre
Press conference
TX Date
Jun 1985
Year of production
1985
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Duration
00:01:59
Description
Press conference in Damascus, Syria, featuring John L. Testrake, the freed captain of TWA Flight 847 which was hijacked by Lebanese Shia Islamists on 14/06/85.
Contributors
John L. Testrake
Keywords
USA; Terrorism; Terrorists; Airlines; Pilots; Aeroplanes; Lebanon; Beirut; Hostages; TWA; Syria; Civil aircraft; Abduction; Damascus; John Testrake

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