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Cheyenne, Wyoming / Plane Crash / Young Pilot #165707

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 11, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Cheyenne: Tom Foreman) Death of 7-year-old pilot Jessica Dubroff, her father Lloyd and her flying instructor Joe Reid in a plane crash in Cheyenne, Wyoming, featured; exclusive ABC footage shown of Jessica flying yesterday. [Witness Tom JOHNSON - describes the sinking of the plane in the bad weather.] [Jessica DUBROFF - talks about flying.] [Lloyd DUBROFF, REID - comment.] [Jessica's mother Lisa Blair HATHAWAY - talks about her daughter.]

(No location given: John Donvan) Jessica's upbringing and her interest in flying featured; scenes shown of Jessica in the plane. [JESSICA, HATHAWAY, Lloyd DUBROFF - talk about flying.] [Guinness Book of Records Mark YOUNG - comments.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Stark) Federal regulations on flights by children examined; Federal Aviation Administration regulations outlined. [Federal Aviation Administration administrator David HINSON - comments.] [1991 cross-country pilot Daniel SHANKLIN, Flying magazine editor Mac McCLELLAN - talk about flying.] The kind of plane Jessica was flying shown.

Reporter(s):
Donvan, John;
Foreman, Tom;
Jennings, Peter;
Stark, Lisa
Duration:
00:08:20

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