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Hurricane Irma / The Islands / St. Maarten / Pilot Interview #1115876

CNN Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 12, 2017
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(Bradenton, Florida: Anderson Cooper) The impact of Hurricane Irma on the Caribbean islands, including St. Maarten, introduced. Phone interview held with Wade Fleet, who has been flying rescue missions into the island; aerial & ground views shown. [FLEET - says the island is devastated with 75 percent of buildings likely uninhabitable, some people are waiting to get out of the island, how the Dutch government has been working on evacuations; explains the role of pilots in bringing people up to help & getting people off the island to Curacao.]
Cooper, Anderson

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