PETN

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PETN

(organic chemistry)
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The Boeing 737 was sealed off on the tarmac at Metz airport by anti-terrorist squad officers after the deadly 100- gram block of pentrite was found during a routine Customs check.
14, he returned to Amsterdam, where he was given the shoes, each one filled with about 120 grams of the granular explosive pentrite, and two detonating cords, the paper reported.
The substance, which was either made of pentrite or semtex, was hidden between two seats and did not contain a detonator.