The 21st Century Phenomenon

World aviation


Of Friday 06/01/2007 American authorities arrested in Brooklyn, New York, USA Russell Defreitas, a U.S. citizen from Guyanan descent and a former cargo worker in JFK airport, over suspicions of conspiring to attack JFK International Airport in New York Continue reading


Zacarias Moussaoui, a French citizen, was born in south west France to a family of Moroccan descent on 05/30/1968. His mother raised him and other three brothers alone on a house cleaning salary. Although Zacarias Moussaouis’ family was Muslim he grew in a moderate and tolerant atmosphere. Continue reading


Richard Colvin Reid was born on 08/12/1973 in Bromly, south London, to an English mother and a Jamaican father. At the age of four his parents divorced and he stayed with his mother. In his teens Richard Reid was a small street offender and seat several times in jail. At age of 16, in 1989, while in Feltham Young Offenders’ Institution, Richard Reid convert to Islam. Continue reading


The Bojinka Plot, a Serbo-Croatian word meaning “big noise”, was an intent to plant bombs in 10 commercial flights from South East Asia, Indonesia and the Philippines, to USA and to explode them in the air scheduled to the 01/22/1995. Continue reading

THE 9/11

On the morning of 09/11/2001 at about 08:15, USA east coast local time, four commercial airliners where hijacked almost simultaneously. Continue reading