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03-31-2003, 11:01 PM
Fox is reporting a Cuban plane has been hijacked by a man with grenades. No further news yet on the situation.
03-31-2003, 11:10 PM
The plane was forced to land in Havana due to insufficient fuel.
03-31-2003, 11:15 PM
According to Reuters, plane still is on the ground in Havana and hijacker in the back of the plane. Hijackers have forced refueling and takeoffs before, so this ain't over till the hijacker surrenders and passengers safe.
03-31-2003, 11:17 PM
better scramble those fighters just in case the plane comes into US airspce...
03-31-2003, 11:22 PM
Ah, but we can't shoot it down ... damn we might hurt "innocent civilians." :D
03-31-2003, 11:24 PM
I remember reading about this happening the other day too, let me try and find something.
03-31-2003, 11:25 PM
here it is: http://www.miami.com/mld/miamiherald/news/world/cuba/5480899.htm
damn, cuba's having a bad week
damn scroll down more in original articles
03-31-2003, 11:57 PM
I hope all ends well for everyone . We don't want to be forced to shoot the plane down . I bet it's just someone who want s political asylum .
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