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Program Details - Last Flight to Kuwait: The Secret of BA149 2007-09-25 01:00:00

This program is on BBC Two

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On 1st August 1990 a British Airways jumbo jet destined for the Far East landed at Kuwait City. What was meant to be a stop-over turned into a nightmare. As the plane landed Saddam's forces invaded Kuwait, holding the plane and taking the crew and passengers hostage. But why was the plane allowed to fly into danger? This drama documentary tells the story of BA149 and reveals the explosive secret of the plane's last flight.



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