[Editor’s note: This document was released both as a State Department cable as part of its 1981 FOIA release, and as Serial 1767 of the FBI’s RYMUR release. The FBI withheld one name from this serial. That name is designated in red type.
[The text for this document was released in 2014 by the now-defunct Wikileaks website at https://wikileaks.org/plusd/cables/1979GEORGE00410_e.html. This URL may be available through the Wayback Machine.]
GEORGE 00410 261559Z
INFO OCT-01 ISO-00 SY-05 L-03 OCS-06 /030 W
——————083614 261605Z /46
O R 261547Z JAN 79
FM AMEMBASSY GEORGETOWN
TO FIBHQ WASHDC IMMEDIATE
INFO SECSTATE WASHDC 8837
UNCLAS GEORGETOWN 0410
E.O. 12065: NA
TAGS: CASC, GY
1. Legatt advises seven cases recording tapes being shipped from Georgetown, Guyana, to FBI New York City via Pan Am flight 228 on Tuesday, January 30, 1979 to arrive JRK [JFK] airport at 6:15 pm local time. Legatt and [Assistant Commissioner of Guyana Police C.A. Roberts] will accompany shipment.
2. Request FBI NYC meet flight for transhipment of cases to WDC and assist Legatt and [Roberts] in transfer to La Guardia airport for American flight 490 at 9:03pm to arrive National Airport at WDC at 10 pm.
Dwyer [Richard Dwyer, Deputy Chief of Mission, American Embassy, Georgetown]