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Nimitz / Crash Aftermath #277377

CBS Evening News for Thursday, May 28, 1981
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(Studio) USS Nimitz reported arriving in Norfolk, Virginia, following Tuesday night flightdeck crash off Florida coast; details given.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Norfolk, Virginia ) Indications of crash, visible on Nimitz's deck noted; family's response to ship's arrival noted. Films shown. [Judy AMBETH - notes psychological impact of waiting for word.] Condition of survivors outlined; one crew member said still missing and presumed dead. [Dale STEWART, Zachary ELICKER - describe scene.] Photo released by Navy shown; questions remaining unanswered noted. Focus of Navy's investigations outlined.
REPORTER: Ike Pappas

Rather, Dan;
Pappas, Ike

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