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Aero-News Quote of the Day
"He has some family problems, we've used a fatherly and
understanding approach to convince him."
Source: Turkish Transportation Minister Binali Yildirim on
Saturday's Turkish Airlines hijack suspect Ozgur Gencarslan, who
used a bundle of candles to claim he was carrying a bomb. The
Turkish Airlines A-310 landed safely. All 205 passengers and crew