Skip to comments.What Does Leon Panetta Know About TWA 800
Posted on 01/08/2009 8:18:40 PM PST by Sioux-san
Last week, I received an email from a former 747 pilot named Thomas Young.
In early August 1996, Young explained, he was laid up in a Hong Kong hospital with a back injury. His employer, Polar Air Cargo, flew his wife Barbara out to join him. They had little else to do but watch TV. Here is what they saw.
The videotape began with people milling about on a deck facing a body of water. In the background, a streak oflight can be seen leaving a point below the edge of the deck, accelerating as it climbed; it passed behind what appeared to me to be a thin cloud layer and continued upward out of the frame, from right to left. As the streak of light disappeared beyond the edge of the frame, after a slight pause, there is a generalized, dim flash on the upper left side of the screen, followed by a brighter and more pronounced flash.
Some 270 eyewitnesses on Long Island would give formal accounts to the FBI of the same event--an apparent missile attack on TWA Flight 800 on the night of July 17,1996. Scores of them would provide detailed drawings.
The TWA 800 story was big news, Young explains, and was getting top billing in the Asian press.
Young had a distinct perspective on what he was seeing. For six years in the 1980s he had worked at Boeing, much of that time in its Space and Strategic Missile Systems Division.... Given the TV reception in his Hong Kong hospital, Young could not identify the type of missile that took out TWA Flight 800, but he was confident he was seeing a missile.
If this was a Navy missile, Barbara recalls her husband telling her at the time, there goes Clintons re-election.
(Excerpt) Read more at cashill.com ...
Because Mineta was already busy?
Wiriandonata and Colon remain uncaught and the Clintons and their crowd don't go to jail.
Well i for one believe it was a successful shoe bomber or a terrorist missile or a navy mishap or ball lightning or a meteorite but not a wire in the center fuel tank or a over heated ac unit
Why not? Most of the people being brought in by The One (piss be upon him) are Clintonistas, anway.
I recall the interviews and the detailed accounts of those that witnessed the ‘event’ and then, then... then... nothing was ever heard on the news, ever.
So, what can I say???
“not a wire in the center fuel tank or a over heated ac unit”
If I believed that it was either of these I probably could not ever be talked back onto an airplane.
Will we finally know, for sure Panetta at the time was on a different wavelength than BJC was.
Agreed. The video tells the story. And the 747 series entered service in 1970. Would such a much-used workhorse not have shown center tank issues over the first 26 years of its service history? Especially considering some of the third world airlines that were operating it?
I was in the Army, so I can’t speak for the Navy, but it seems to me that wouldn’t/couldn’t and probably shouldn’t be “covered up”. C’mon.
Boeing and TWA must have been greased by the feds big time to bend over and take it.
More to the point, if it really was a frayed wire, they’d have grounded the entire fleet for inspections, wouldn’t they?...
From David Horowitz's FrontPageMag.com/DiscoverTheNetworks.org:
IPSs [Institute For Policy Studies] Washington, DC headquarters quickly became a resource center for national reporters and a place for KGB agents from the nearby Soviet embassy to convene and strategize. Cora Weiss headed one of the IPS's most successful forays -- into Riverside Church in Manhattan. She was invited there in 1978 by the Reverend William Sloane Coffin to run the church's Disarmament Program, which sought to consolidate Soviet nuclear superiority in Europe -- in the name of "peace." In 1982 Weiss helped organize the largest pro-disarmament demonstration ever held. Staged in New York City, the rally was attended by a coalition of communist organizations. During her decade-long tenure at Riverside, which became home to the National Council of Churches, Weiss regularly received Russian KGB agents, Sandinista friends, and Cuban intelligence agents. Weiss became infamous for her role in the psychological warfare conducted against U.S. prisoners of war held in the infamous "Hanoi Hilton" during the Vietnam War.
The Liberation News Service, which is a news source for hundreds of "alternative" publications nationwide (with antiwar, Marxist-oriented perspectives), was founded in 1967 with IPS assistance."
[lots more at link...]
Both TWA and Boeing have a strong interest in not having people so scared of terrorism that they won’t fly.
Hey, I was involved in a situation about 1/100 or less of this magnitude, and when management calls in the lawyers and they all ‘meet’ with the pertinent ‘parties’ I happen to KNOW that things just get ‘solved’ real well.
Glad I am too old to care anymore, and that is what matters to these players: new generations are entering the field and those that know what is going on just fade away... good for them, I know I WILL sleep well!
...Who knows what evil,,, lurks in the hearts of men??? The shadow government knows,,, Hurhurhurhurhur
Yeah, considering what we've seen recently, a number of corporations seem not to care a bit about their reputations. Not if there's money to be had by letting their reputation be trashed, or by trashing it themselves.
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