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Canada Plane Fire / Follow-Up #291330

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jun 04, 1983
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(Studio) No evidence of foul play said found in fire aboard Air Canada plane that burned in Cincinnati, Ohio.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

(Cincinnati, Ohio) Scenes of burned plane shown. [National Trans. Safety Bd. spokesperson Donald ENGEN - notes popping of circuit breakers in washroom scene of fire.] Details of pilots log read. [ENGEN - believes cause of fire will be found.] Type of plane noted. [McDonnell Douglas spokesperson Dennis MURPHY - says materials now used in plane interiors are more fireproof.] Plane recalled as the one from which tail cone fell, forcing landing in Boston in 1979. [Betty FORREST - speaks of husband who was on plane.] Dead said to have died quickly; survivors noted for most part only slightly injured.
REPORTER: Ned Potter

Potter, Ned;
Schieffer, Bob

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