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Waleed al-Shehri and al-Suqami fly London-Orlando

Part of 9-11

Event Details
Primary Organization9-11 plotters
Other OrganizationAl-Qaeda
OriginLondon, United Kingdom
DestinationOrlando International Airport, MCO, Orlando, Florida, United States
TimeApril 23, 20011
PresentWaleed al-Shehri, Satam al Suqami
Narrative and Notes
ReliableWaleed was admitted to the United States as a tourst, allowing him a six-month stay. Satam al-Suqami was admitted as a business visitor, allowing only a one-month stay, meaning he was illegally in the United States after May 21, 2001.1
1The 9-11 Commission Final Report, July 22, 2004, Footnotes.
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