The Canadian Press

1985-11-25 | Malta-Hijack

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Egyptian commandos stormed a hijacked airliner on the ground at Malta on November 24. The next day, External Affairs spokesman Mike Richards said 16-month-old Jarrett Andrew Leonard and his mother, June Valinda Leonard, were among those killed when the plane was stormed by the commandos.

Date: 1985-11-25
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 21 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << based on information available from Canadian officials in Malta it appears that the lender June Leonard and son Andrew where among the victims the hijacking incident family has been notified missed Leonard's husband in Saudi Arabia is on his way to Malta now we have made the identification based on the information available to us we would need a positive identification >>

Clip ID: 19851125CPCN001