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ABC Evening News for Monday, Sep 05, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Air show by Navy's Blue Angels flight team in Cleveland, Ohio, reported; crash at air show in Ramstein, West Germany, recalled. Report introduced.

(DC: Rick Inderfurth) Air shows in United States featured; details given, scenes shown. [Thunderbirds' commander Lieutenant Colonel Stephen TRENT - says air shows are enjoyable work.] Cost of military air shows to Pentagon enumerated. [TRENT - says air shows show US' capabilities.] Federal Aviation Administration safety restrictions on air shows detailed; scenes shown from air shows. [Center for Defense Info. Admiral Eugene CARROLL (ret.) - says in United States critical maneuvers are done away from audience.] Accidents at Ramstein, at United States air show last Apr. and Blue Angels crash in 1985 shown. [CARROLL - says lives are lost in public relations] [Blue Angels flight leader Commander Gil RUD - says we show United States how good pilots are.]

Inderfurth, Rick;
Jennings, Peter

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