Originally Posted by Luke Warm
And yet a plane full of people let some guys with BOXCUTTERS take them over. Not trying to stir up bad memories. Just saying. That's always bothered me alot.
That's because it was SOP to give hijackers what they want under the assumption that they would eventually let people go.
Though it should also be remembered that one planes passengers found out what the terrorists plans were and intervened to stop it.