Contradicting earlier indications that a shoot-down had been
ruled out fairly early on, a senior Pentagon official Tuesday said
the option was left on the table because no one knew what the
pilots of a Cessna 150K were really up to.
On this Saturday evening, May 21, at the Minnesota History
Center in St. Paul, the Lindbergh Foundation will present its
annual honorary Lindbergh Awards to aviation pioneer Dr. Bertrand
Piccard, and Yolanda Kakabadse.