Tag Archives: Pan Am 103

On This Day — My Friend Boards Flight BA 177 With A Bomb (May 18 1990)

“This was not a prank. It was a serious experiment, and unfortunately it succeeded. Here, 18 months after Lockerbie, one can take an identical device through security. I find that very depressing.” Dr Jim Swire “The Myth surrounding Libya and … Continue reading

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Two Years Ago — Lockerbie & Pan Am 103 : The Truth at Last?

“After writing about the “ravers” who regularly turn up at lectures to claim that President Bush/the CIA/the Pentagon/Mossad etc perpetrated the crimes against humanity of 11 September, I received a letter this week from Marion Irvine, who feared that members … Continue reading

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On This Day — Target Zhou Enlai : The Bombing of the Kashmir Princess (April 11 1955)

“As I told the Prime Minister the last time, he vastly overestimates the competence of the CIA.” Henri Kissinger — Answer to Zhou Enlai about the US involvement in the bombing of the Kashmir Princess “Evidence now suggests that Zhou … Continue reading

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Two Years Ago — Former CIA Director John McLaughlin Tells a Whopper: “We don’t blow up civilian airliners…”

“We don’t blow up civilian airliners up in the air…” Former CIA Director John McLaughlin “The number, 655, is a flight number: Iran Air 655. If you’ve never heard of it, you’re far from alone. But you should know the … Continue reading

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On This Day — Pan Am 103 Debris Show Evidence of Plastic Explosive (December 28 1988)

“I need not go into the rest of the story and the explosion, except to say that some of us believe that, within hours, the Americans had guessed, at a very high level, what had gone wrong. It is a … Continue reading

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Lockerbie 30th Anniversary — PT/35(b) : When Was the Lockerbie Key Evidence Forged?

“Could the CIA have planted the evidence? I don’t know. No one ever came to me and said, ‘Now we can go for the Libyans’, it was never as straightforward as that. The CIA was extremely subtle. For me the … Continue reading

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Lockerbie 30th Anniversary — PT/35(b) : How was the Lockerbie Key Evidence Forged?

“Could the CIA have planted the evidence? I don’t know. No one ever came to me and said, ‘Now we can go for the Libyans’, it was never as straightforward as that. The CIA was extremely subtle. For me the … Continue reading

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On This Day — 1,000 Boeing 747 Jumbo Plane Produced (September 10 1993)

“Aviation investigations are replete with accident scenarios that couldn’t happen. And given the lack of bomb evidence so far, neither scenario has been ruled out, officials said. First is the possibility that the doomed plane’s front section, which has a … Continue reading

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One Year Ago — Lockerbie & Pan Am 103 : The Truth at Last?

“After writing about the “ravers” who regularly turn up at lectures to claim that President Bush/the CIA/the Pentagon/Mossad etc perpetrated the crimes against humanity of 11 September, I received a letter this week from Marion Irvine, who feared that members … Continue reading

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On This Day — “Target Zhou Enlai” : The Bombing of the Kashmir Princess (April 11 1955)

“As I told the Prime Minister the last time, he vastly overestimates the competence of the CIA.” Henri Kissinger — Answer to Zhou Enlai about the US involvement in the bombing of the Kashmir Princess “Evidence now suggests that Zhou … Continue reading

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