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Scotland / Pan Am Plane Crash #113495

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 21, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(London, England: Barrie Dunsmore) Crash of Pan Am Flight 103 into town of Lockerbie, Scotland, reported; details given of plane's rte., scenes shown of fires in town. [NARRATOR - describes crash and fire.] [Pan Am SPOKESPERSON - says there was no warning prior to crash.] Speculation about crash detailed.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: Jim Slade) History of this particular 747 plane reviewed; fire scenes and diagram of plane shown. Opening of NTSB and Federal Aviation Administration investigations noted. Prior 747 accidents reviewed; scenes shown of Canary Island and Japan crashes.

(Studio: Peter Jennings; DC: Jim Slade) Discussion of crash cause given.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report on groups or indivs. on plane noted.

Dunsmore, Barrie;
Jennings, Peter;
Slade, Jim

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