Search the Archive

Florida / Submarine Accident #320879

CBS Evening News for Monday, Apr 25, 1988
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Dan Rather) United States submarine USS Bonefish reported exploding off coast of Florida. Officials quoted with regard to injured and missing numbers Report introduced.

(Mayport Naval Stn., Florida: Bruce Hall) Navy officials quoted with regard to damage and search for missing crew members Explosion and geographical location illustration; Navy photos shown. Aircraft carrier John F. Kennedy noted airlifting injured to hospital; details given, scenes shown. [Voice of Commander Bill PERRY - comments on crew's fatigue.] Crew. member Avery Causey shown being greeted by parents Lee and Alice Causey. [Lee CAUSEY - comments on son.] [Alice CAUSEY - says is happy.] Navy officials quoted with regard to investigation.

Reporter(s):
Hall, Bruce;
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:02:30

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.