ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 15, 2000
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(Los Angeles: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.
(Washington: Lisa Stark) The decision by British Airways to ground the Concorde based on new information about the Air France Concorde crash in Paris, France, featured; details given of what likely caused the crash. [Civil Aviation Authority Mike BELL - says evidence indicates a tire burst caused the catastrophe.] [MIT Center for Air Transportation John HANSMAN - cites the area of risk.] [Aviation analyst David LEARMONT - says the Concorde may not be safe enough to be airborne.]
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