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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 04, 1984
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(Studio) Near collision of jumbo jet liners over Miami, Florida, reported.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Miami, Florida) Circumstances surrounding near miss of Pan Am flight 99 and another Pan Am flight examined; illustrations shown. [Federal Aviation Administration spokesperson Carlisle COOK - notes proximity of planes to each other.] [NTSB chairperson Jim BURNETT - acknowledges seriousness of incident.] Flight controllers said blamed for incident; details given. [COOK - agrees controllers were in error.] 1975 said last incident of such magnitude.
REPORTER: Steve Kroft

Kroft, Steve;
Rather, Dan

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