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UPDATE: Feds Say They Disrupted Suicide Bomb Plot Against Wichita Airport

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WICHITA, Kan. (AP) - Authorities say a Kansas man accused of planning to detonate a car bomb at the Wichita airport has been arrested.
    
U.S. Attorney Barry Grissom said 58-year-old Terry Lee Loewen was arrested Friday morning at Mid-Continent regional airport. Grissom said the man planned to drive a car that he believed was full of explosives into a terminal at the airport.
    
Investigators say Loewen is an avionics technician who lives in Wichita and works at the airport.

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