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Bosnia / Civil War / United States Pilot's Rescue / Survival Training #160302

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Jun 10, 1995
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(Studio: Catherine Crier) Announcement from Secretary of Defense William Perry that the United States may do more to protect NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organization) planes over Bosnia reported.

(Aviano, Italy; Jim Bittermann) The story of American pilot Air Force Captain Scott O'Grady, who was shot down and later rescued in Bosnia, featured; audiotape played of O'Grady's radio communication with his rescuers. [O'GRADY - describes hiding from the enemy and how he survived; says the rescue helicopter was fired on.]

(Studio: Catherine Crier) Report introduced.

(Spokane, WA: Ken Kashiwahara) Military survival training featured; scenes shown of pilots being trained in the field in Spokane, WA. [TRAINEE, Air Force survival school Colonel Larry STRUBE - comment.]

Crier, Catherine;
Kashiwahara, Ken

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