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Atta flies ATL-FLL

Possible Tracking
Part of 9-11

Event Details
Primary Organization9-11 plotters
Other OrganizationAl-Qaeda
OriginHartsfield Jackson Atlanta International Airport, ATL, Atlanta, Georgia, United States2
DestinationFort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport, FLL, Fort Lauderdale, Florida, United States1
TimeJuly 19, 20011,2
PresentMohamed Atta
Narrative and Notes
PossibleSlight discrepancy between sources on Atta's return flight from Spain; the Congressional Joint Inquiry said he returned to Atlanta; the later 9-11 Commission said he returned to Fort Lauderdale. It is most likely he re-entered the United States at Atlanta and continued on to Fort Lauderdale.1,2
1The 9-11 Commission Final Report, July 22, 2004, Chapter 7.4.
2Congressional Intelligence Committees Joint Inquiry into Sept. 11, 2001, December 2002, p. 139.
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