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ABC Evening News for Saturday, Aug 12, 1989
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Reports introd.

(Addis Ababa, Ethiopia: Richard Sergei) International search in Ethiopia for missing plane of Representative Mickey Leland featured; scenes shown of American helicopters and other planes used in search. [Representatives Alan WHEAT, Gary ACKERMAN - comment on search.] [US embassy official Robert HOUDEK - describes area to be covered.]

(DC: Kathleen deLaski) Responses from Leland's staff about search effort detailed. [Leland spokesperson Alma NEWSOM - says there is commitment behind the search.] [Pentagon spokesperson Fred HOFFMAN - defends search.] Scope of search described; map shown. [Captain Stan BLOYER - talks about plane's emergency beacon.]

Sergei, Richard;
Simpson, Carole;
deLaski, Kathleen

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