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Air Canada Fire / Follow-Up #292244

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 16, 1983
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(Studio) Pilot's reaction to fire aboard Air Canada flight in June quoted.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Cincinnati, Ohio) Death toll from fire aboard flight 797 on June 2, 1983, recalled; films shown. National Trans. Safety Bd.'s continuing investigation into crew's handling of emergency examined. [CAPT. - explains not initially considering descent upon learning of fire.] Details of crisis recalled, outlined on screen. [CAPT. - continues explanation of his behavior.] [Co-pilot Claude OUIMET, flight attendant Sergio BENETTI - recall experience.]
REPORTER: Ned Potter

Potter, Ned;
Rather, Dan

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