“The first would be how commercial airliners were used on Sept. 11, 2001, literally turning an innocent mode of mass transit into a super-high precision guided missile of immense potency,” said Gorka, who holds the Maj. Gen. Charles Horner chair at Marine Corps University in Quantico, Va.
Michael Rubin, a counterterrorism specialist with the American Enterprise Institute, said commercial jetliners in the hands of terrorists could be formidable weapons.
This tip comes from DIY Network's weblog The Pegboard. The author forgot to pick up liners and postulated that aluminum foil might work. He hasn't bought any commercial liners since.
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|ACL completes acquisition of AEP River Operations Today, American Commercial Lines (ACL) announced it has completed the acquisition of AEP River Operations from American Electric Power (AEP). AEP River Operations is a commercial inland barge company delivering approximately 45 million tons of products annually. The company is based in Chesterfield, Missouri, with operations in Paducah, Kentucky; and Convent, Algiers and Belle Chasse, Louisiana.|