Some of the 210 local members of the U.S. Central Command's headquarters staff that were headed for the Persian Gulf walk away from a 747 shortly after boarding it Thursday morning. They were ordered off the plane because of a fueling delay. The jetliner finally took off at 10:34 a.m. The staff will join 30 CentCom personnel already in the region to create a miniature CentCom headquarters. Article, Page 3B.