ABC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 26, 1989
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.
(Honolulu, Hawaii: Brian Rooney) Investigation into accident on United Airlines flight 811, out of Hawaii in which part of fuselage ripped off, featured; details given, scenes shown of damaged plane. [NTSB spokesperson Lee DICKINSON - discusses cargo doors on plane.] [NTSB metallurgist Michael MARX - says fractures in fuselage are indicative of "a single event."] Pieces of plane shown. Stmt. from United that it is in compliance with all Federal Aviation Administration directives and will inspect all of its cargo doors noted.
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