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NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 18, 2014
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(Studio: Brian Williams) The disappearance of Malaysia Airlines Flight 370 introduced; photos shown.

(Washington: Tom Costello) The latest developments in the search for the missing plane reviewed; details given about indications the U-turn was premeditated; animation shown; map shown of the search area over the southern Indian Ocean; photos of the captain’s family shown. [Former NTSB investigator Greg FEITH†, retired United 777 Capt. Ross AIMER†- comment.] [Retired pilot Steve WALLERSTEIN††- demonstrates the disabling of the ACARS and the execution of the U-turn back to Kuala Lumpur.] Thailand’s announcement about a signal from an aircraft noted.

(Studio: Brian Williams) Live conversation held with Feith about the investigation. [FEITH – offers analysis.]

Williams, Brian;
Costello, Tom

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