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Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) Crash / Investigation #236943

CBS Evening News for Friday, Jan 31, 1975
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(Studio) Veteran radar air controller admits some confusion between pilots and ground radar controller exists. Statement made at hearing probing December 1 Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) crash near DC's Dulles airport.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [Traffic controller Merle DAMERON - says he was frightened when he realized pilot had dropped plane to 2000 ft.] Controller's map shows no mtn. outside Dulles airport, but pilot's map does. [DAMERON - thinks responsibility for safe landings being put on traffic controller's shoulders more and more.]
REPORTER: John Meyer

Cronkite, Walter;
Meyer, John

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