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Saeed al-Ghamdi and Bannihammad fly London-Orlando

Part of 9-11

Event Details
Primary Organization9-11 plotters
Other OrganizationAl-Qaeda
OriginLondon, United Kingdom1
DestinationOrlando, Florida, United States1
TimeJune 27, 20011
PresentSaeed al-Ghamdi, Fayez Bannihammad
Narrative and Notes
ReliableThis marked two muscle hijackers' entry into the United States. Immigration authorities questioned al-Ghamdi as a possible "intending immigrant" because he spoke little English, had no return ticket and had no arrival address.1
1The 9-11 Commission Final Report, July 22, 2004, Footnotes.
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