Unlawful Interference Boeing 737 , Sunday 10 February 1991
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Date:Sunday 10 February 1991
Type:Boeing 737
Owner/operator:Southwest Airlines
Fatalities:Fatalities: 0 / Occupants:
Other fatalities:0
Aircraft damage: None
Category:Unlawful Interference
Location:San Diego International Airport, CA (SAN) -   United States of America
Phase: En route
Nature:Passenger - Scheduled
Departure airport:Oakland International Airport, CA (OAK/KOAK)
Destination airport:San Diego International Airport, CA (SAN/KSAN)
A man who was upset about being unable to smoke claimed in a note he was carrying explosives and demanded $13 million and a flight to Cuba. He later said he was joking and was apprehended at San Diego.


Criminal Acts Against Civil Aviation 1991 / U.S. Department of Transport, FAA, Office of Civil Aviation Security

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