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CIA rendition jet was waiting in Europe to SNATCH SNOWDEN | The Register

Unmarked Gulfstream tracked as it passed above UK


As the whistleblowing NSA sysadmin Edward Snowden made his dramatic escape to Russia a year ago, a secret US government jet – previously employed in CIA „rendition“ flights on which terror suspects disappeared into invisible „black“ imprisonment – flew into Europe in a bid to spirit him back to America, the Register can reveal.


Mr Snowden, your ride is waiting. Click here for full size.


On the evening of 24 June 2013, as Snowden arrived in Moscow from Hong Kong intending to fly on to Cuba, an unmarked Gulfstream V business jet – tail number N977GA – took off from a quiet commercial airport 30 miles from Washington DC. Manassas Regional Airport discreetly offers its clients „the personal accommodations and amenities you can’t find at commercial airports“.