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California / AeroMexico Crash Investigation #104982

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 02, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles, California: Ken Kashiwahara) Status of investigation into recent collision over Cerritos, California, of Aeromexico jetliner and small plane examined; details given, scenes shown. [INVESTIGATOR - comments.] Contributing factors indicated by preliminary evidence reviewed, illustrated. [OFFICIAL - notes air traffic controller's attention was diverted by 3rd plane; doubts coroner's claim that private plane pilot William Kramer suffered heart attack prior to collision.] [MAN - recalls Kramer's cautiousness.] [Air traffic CONTROLLER - blames small plane congestion in region.]

Jennings, Peter;
Kashiwahara, Ken

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