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That was Boston to Los Angeles United Airlines Flight 175. , with the F-15s still 71 miles away, that plane crashed into the World Trade Center’s South Tower. Aircraft hijackings were rare events in the United States. As long as no lives wereendangered,airlinecrewsandFAA air traffic controllers had been trained to cooperate with the hijackers. Hijackings weretreatedascivilianlawenforcement matters,althoughtheFAAcouldrequest A terrorist act of that magnitude in the United States had not been totally unforeseen, but the military considered such an operation highly unlikely.
S. military operations in the Balkans. 25 AIR NATIONAL GUARD AT 60: A HISTORY government-sponsoredviolenceagainst the insurgent KLA. Milosevic coined the term “ethnic cleansing” for his efforts to rid his country of all Albanians by promoting massacres of civilians and other acts of terrorism. Once President Clinton decided upon military action, the Air Guard responded quickly. With only seven days elapsing between their call-up and deployment,AirGuardA-10pilotsbegan flying combat missions in Kosovo May 21, 1999.
Secretary Rochesuggestedeliminatingcontinuous patrols over Washington, DC, and New York City plus the daily patrols over other cities to alleviate those stresses. Instead, he encouraged putting more fighters on “ground alert” for emergencies. Because estimates of the nation’s securitysituationbecamemoreoptimistic thatspring2002,theAirForceeliminated the continuous patrols and substituted random ones. In addition, Secretary Rumsfeld and the Joint Chiefs of Staff decidedtoimplementSecretaryRoche’s suggestion with a flexible, tiered alert program.