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Plane Crashes #16139

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jun 07, 1971
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(Studio) 2 planes crash in United States within 24 hrs.; Air West Incorporated passenger plane collides with Air Force jet in California; Allegheny Airlines' plane crashes in Connecticut.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(New Haven, Connecticut) Plane crashes in fog. [Denny SPECTOR - tells of helping survivors.] Plane to land at New Haven-Tweed Airport; no instrument landing system available.
REPORTER: Ron Miller

(Studio) 28 killed in Connecticut crash; co-pilot, 2 passengers survive.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(Duarte, California) 44 passengers, 5 crewmen of Air West plane killed; Air Force jet radio operator survives; recovery operations hampered by terrain; collision cause not yet determined.
REPORTER: Bill Wordham

Miller, Ron;
Reasoner, Harry;
Wordham, Bill

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