Fugitive Pilot Allegedly Steals Plane: Caught on Tape

Police have released surveillance footage of a suspected killer's attempted escape.
3:00 | 11/08/12

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We're going to turn, now, to some stunning surveillance video just released of a stolen passenger jet hitting an airport terminal. In the cockpit, a fugitive pilot suspected of killing his girlfriend. Abc's jim avila is here with this very bizarre story. Good morning. Reporter: Good morning, elizabeth. Cameras everywhere, especially at airports. And a new view at a brazen attempt to steal and then escape justice in a passenger jet. The newly-released surveillance video captures just how a stolen delta connection plane went from this, to this, a crumpled commuter jet at the st. George, utah, airport. From multiple angles, the video shows how that stolen plane and the air terminal were damaged back in july at the hands of distraught rogue airline pilot on a suicide mission. We reversed the jet. Then, he put it in drive, so to speak. Reporter: Watch as the plane pulls away from the jet bridge. Then, from the wide view, the out-of-control jet, bumping over speed bumps before damaging 14 cars. This angle shows the speed. We'll slow it down in a moment. But watch how fast the jet is taxiing at the hands of the gitive captain. Slowed down, you can read the plane's branding as it goes by. This camera view is from the rental car building. The jet's left wing clips the side of the terminal. Even after the jet is out of frame, the blast from the jet continues to blow debris. Unable to take off, the pilot, brian joseph hedglin committed suicide in the passenger cabin. He was on the run from colorado, where he allegedly killed his girlfriend. A desperate act, police say, of a desperate man, leaving the with damage, a multimillion-dollar plane and two lives lost. Trying to get to the runway, he never made it. That's something. We have a story about a man who spent more than three

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