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California / AeroMexico Crash Investigation #312186

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 02, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles, California: Terry Drinkwater) Findings so far in investigation of Sunday's collision of private plane and Aeromexico jetliner over Cerritos, California, examined; details given, scenes shown. [Med. examiner's office spokesperson Bill GOLD - claims private plane pilot William Kramer suffered heart attack prior to collision.] [National Trans. Safety Bd. spokesperson John LAUBER - disputes conclusions.] Apparent circumstances leading to collision reviewed; illustrations, amateur photos shown. [LAUBER - cites air traffic controller's final transmission to Aeromexico flight.] Death toll so far reported

(Studio: Dan Rather) Technical difficulties acknowledged.

Drinkwater, Terry;
Rather, Dan

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