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|Charge Date:||Tue Dec. 11, 2001|
|Charges:||Air piracy, Air safety violations, Explosives, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Terrorist conspiracy, Weapons of mass destruction|
|Convictions:||Air piracy, Air safety violations, Explosives, Murder/attempted murder of US officials, Terrorist conspiracy, Weapons of mass destruction|
|Alleged Affiliation:||Al Qaeda|
Moussaoui, a French citizen, was prosecuted for conspiring to kill Americans as part of the 9/11 attacks. He was arrested in Minnesota a month before the attacks, carrying flight manuals, a flight simulator program, and information about crop dusting. Moussaoui, known as "the 20th hijacker," testified that he and future "shoe bomber" Richard Reid were tasked with crashing a plane into the White House on September 11, 2001. He was sentenced to life in prison.
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