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Atlantic Ocean / Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) Flight 800 / Investigation #167816

ABC Evening News for Monday, Jul 29, 1996
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(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) Report introduced.

(East Moriches, New York: Erin Hayes) The ongoing investigation into the crash of Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) Flight 800 off Long Island and the recovery of bodies and wreckage featured; scenes shown of parts of the plane pulled up from the Atlantic Ocean. [Megadata's James COLE - comments on the company's radar data about the flight.] [Coast Guard Lieutenant John ARENSTAM - comments on wreckage.] Animation shown of the how the plane likely split after the explosions. [NTSB Robert FRANCIS - affirms that only a small part of the plane has been recovered.]

(Studio: Forrest Sawyer) A diver shown being removed from his gear so he can get into the decompression chamber.

Hayes, Erin;
Sawyer, Forrest

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