"Saddam had no control over NORAD or US military planes and their lack of action."
Prior to 9/11, the course of action for highjacjed planes was to appease the highjackers and try and do whatever possible to get the passengers back alive. Shooting down the plane was never an option. Not only that, but it also pretty much impossible to get clearance to use the US military to attack US civilian aircraft, for a good reason.
"Nor did he have control over Andrew Card and the people around Bush who kept him at that elementary school which could been a 'terrorist' target."
Huh? What does that have to do with anything?