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Croatia / Air Force Plane Crash / Brown's Death #166120

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 04, 1996
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Dubrovnik, Croatia: Linda Pattillo) The crash of the Air Forced plane that killed Secretary of Commerce Ron Brown and almost three dozen others featured; scenes shown from near the rocky, foggy crash site. [US ambassador to Croatia Peter GALBRAITH, United States European Command Major Lewis BOONE - describe the plane fragments on the mountain.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Pentagon: David Ensor) The long-term investigation into the plane crash featured; animated simulation of what likely happened in the crash in bad weather into the hillside near the Dubrovnik airport. [GALBRAITH - says the plane was off course.] [Joint Chiefs of Staff Lieutenant General Howell ESTES - comments.] The absence of flight data and voice recorders on the plane that went down noted.

Ensor, David;
Jennings, Peter;
Pattillo, Linda

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