Raid at Entebbe Author:Ira Peck "Suddenly the quiet airport terminal erupts into a storm of sound. Bazookas roar; machine guns snarl out volleys of deadly fire. In the first 45 seconds, four terrorists are shot and killed; seconds later, three more breathe their last. Finally, the captured Israeli hostages are free; the rescue at Entebbe is a success! — The true story behind th... more »e Entebbe raid, the people who planned it, the people who carried it out, the hostages who survived it.