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  • Hero of Chicago to SFO Flight Speaks Out (tackled Yemeni who attacked cockpit door)

    05/10/2011 6:30:41 PM PDT · by Free ThinkerNY · 41 replies ^ | May 10, 2011 | Lori Preuitt
    One of the men being hailed a hero for his actions during Sunday night's flight from Chicago to San Francisco where a passenger attempted to break through the cockpit door talked about his efforts on Tuesday. Larry Wright, who is a retired police officer, said he did what he thinks anyone should do under the same circumstances. Wright sat down with reporters at SFO two days after the flight landed safely and the man was taken into police custody. A man named Rageh al-Murisi is accused of walking to the front of the plane and attempting to get in the...