Of all available forms of terrorism SKYJACKING stands alone as the No 1 in terror campaigns.

The sheer boldness of action, the potential number of victims and instantaneous media coverage combine to make this crime one of the most attractive forms of terrorist actions.

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Terrorism against aviation is not new; the threat against civil aviation goes back to the start of commercial flying. The first recorded skyjack occurred in 1930 when an aircraft of PANGARA (Pan American Grade Airways) was seized in Peru