An Air France airplane is hijacked by the PLO due the large number of Israeli and Jewish passengers. We follow the action both with the hostages as they cope with confinement and threatened death, and the Israeli cabinet and military that must try to get them out. Written by
David Carroll <email@example.com>
They considered every possibility - and then did the impossible !
Did You Know?
The raid took place on July 4th, 1976 on the 200th anniversary of the United States. There were many Americans on the flight. See more
The aircraft is an Airbus A300, accurately depicted with the passenger cabin and exterior shots, but the flight deck is from a McDonnell Douglas DC-10, with its very distinctive autopilot console and flight engineer panel showing three engine switches (the A300 has two engines). See more
[after hearing the female terrorist yelling orders in German
The woman is a Nazi.
Mother, now don't get excited!
I'm not excited. I took a Valium. The woman is still a Nazi.
Version of Raid on Entebbe