Crisis at the Nuclear Power Plant
What began as an ordinary highjacking, was beginning to dramatically escalate into an act of terrorism, as the hijackers were running out of ideas as to where they would take the plane. Eventually, in a frantic act, the hijackers suggested that they would crash land the plane into a local nuclear energy plant unless they were able to discuss their demands with the president. What ensued was an intense standoff as America experienced its fist act of terror.
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