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By contrast, a single shoulder-fired missile could take down a Boeing 747, killing up to 500 people.
Workmen were sent out to take down all the others as a precaution.
Federal agencies are enmeshed in a dispute over whether to take down four huge hydroelectric dams on the Snake River, the largest tributary of the Columbia River, to restore salmon and steelhead migration through Washington State into Idaho.