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Atta gives progress report to Binalshibh

Part of 9-11

Event Details
Primary OrganizationHamburg Cell
Other Organization9-11 plotters
Other OrganizationAl-Qaeda
LocationBerlin, Germany2
TimeEarly January 20012
PresentMohamed Atta, Ramzi Binalshibh
Narrative and Notes
PossibleAccording to Binalshibh, Atta told him the three Hamburg pilots had finished flight training and were awaiting orders. He also said the fourth pilot, Hanjour, had joined Hazmi. They agreed to meet later in 2001 in Kuala Lumpur; the meeting instead took place in July in Spain.1,2
1The 9-11 Commission Final Report, July 22, 2004, Chapter 7.2.
2The 9-11 Commission Final Report, July 22, 2004, Chapter 7.4.
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