Alleged Hijackers May Have Trained At U.S. Bases, newsweek.com, September 15, 2001
“U.S. military sources have given the FBI information that suggests five of the alleged hijackers of the planes that were used in Tuesday’s terror attacks received training at secure U.S. military installations in the 1990s.
“…Three of the alleged hijackers listed their address on drivers licenses and car registrations as the Naval Air Station in Pensacola, Fla. …
“…Another of the alleged hijackers may have been trained in strategy and tactics at the Air War College in Montgomery, Ala….
“… The fifth man may have received language instruction at Lackland Air Force Base in San Antonio, Tex…
“…The five men were on a list of 19 people identified as hijackers by the FBI on Friday.
“…The U.S. has a long-standing agreement with Saudi Arabia-a key ally in the 1990-91 gulf war-to train pilots for its National Guard.”