An Air France airplane is hijacked by the P.L.O. 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.
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They considered every possibility - and then did the impossible !
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Did You Know?
The footage used to depict flight 139 on the ground shows a plane with the test color scheme Air France adopted only on its Airbus A300 (light blue line under the windows). All the other scenes show the older Air France colors (navy cheat-line on the windows). 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.
The 1998 VHS release from Warner brothers cuts out 60 minutes of footage. See more
Version of Operation Thunderbolt