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Virginia / Plane Crash #1019129

ABC Evening News for Friday, Apr 06, 2012
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Virginia: David Kerley) The crash of a Navy military fighter FA-18 jet into an apartment complex in the suburbs of Virginia Beach introduced; scenes and map shown. [Two WITNESSES, Pat KAVANAUGH†, Colby SMITH†, Navy Capt. Mark WEISBERGER†- describe what happened to the plane and the two pilots.]

(Studio: David Muir) Live discussion held with consultant retired Col. Stephen Ganyard about the plane crash; wreckage shown. [GANYARD - explains one engine was not working; comments on the crew decision about ejecting from the plane and on the neighborhoods around air stations like Virginia Beach.]

Muir, David;
Kerley, David

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