In 1230 he went to the flight and "Dakota". The aircraft was carrying a French registration and his crew headed by the Frenchman, who resigned from the Navy Aviation Captain 3rd Rank Zhiler, who worked at the Moroccans contract. He spoke on the radio about the presence on board of Bella. At first, the French were going to seize the "Douglas". The government representative even offered to shoot it down, but the general Frandon that obeys all the aircraft in Algeria, refused: the plane was in international airspace over the sea, ruled by the French crew, and, in fact, is a French property. Then the crew offered to simulate the occurrence of the fault and the alleged forced to land in Oran, but he did not go to risk. As time went on, "Dakota" inexorably nearer to Tunisia. At 18.15 Frandon made the final decision: to put the liner on the capital airbase Meson- Blanche. But the captain Zhiler received a corresponding order, did not hurry with its implementation. First he consulted with the company management, consisting, presumably, from the French, then demanded security guarantees for himself, his crew and their families, and only then in 19.50 turned Algeria.