What Abdulmutallab's Half-Cup Of Explosives Could Have Done

Jillian Bandes
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Posted: Dec 29, 2009 12:07 PM
This ABC video shows what happens when 50 grams of PETN explodes on an airplane. Umar Farouk Abdulmutallab was carrying one and a half times that amount in his underwear on the Detroit flight.

The relevant footage starts at -1.42.