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Airplane / Engine Explosion #1123390

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 17, 2018
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(Studio: David Muir) Report introduced.

(Philadelphia airport: Linzie Janis) The deadly engine explosion on a Southwest plane in the air featured; flight route map, in-cabin video & the plane later on the ground shown. [PASSENGER - describes what happened; speaks to his wife.] [NTSB chairman Robert SUMWALT†- announces one fatality.] [Philadelphia fire dept. Commander Adam THIEL†- talks about the circumstances.] Southwest's similar incident in 2016 recalled; scenes shown. [Retired USMC Col. Stephen GANYARD†- outlines the engine failure possibilities.] The last domestic plane death in 2009 & this engine problem discussed.

Muir, David;
Janis, Linzie

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