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New York City / LaGuardia Airport / USAir Flight 405 Crash #343438

CBS Evening News for Monday, Mar 23, 1992
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Washington: Mark Phillips) Fatal crash of USAir Flight 405 commuter plane outside New York City LaGuardia International Airport featured; scenes of the wreckage, animation of the plane's takeoff and crash into Flushing Bay shown. [NTSB John LAUBER - comments on crash investigation.] [Aviation consultant Larry CRAWFORD - cites effect of ice on the wings.] [CRAWFORD, aviation safety expert John NANCE - comment on LaGuardia's layout.] Role of surviving cockpit crew member, flight recordings in the investigation noted.

(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(New York: Jacqueline Adams) Survivors of Flight 405 featured. [Survivors soap opera actor Richard LAWSON, Robert SPEAR - comment on the wreck.] [New York City fire department Bill LAKE, Port Authority police sergeant Michael COLLINS - comment on the crash scene.] [SURVIVOR - says she's lucky.]

Adams, Jacqueline;
Chung, Connie;
Phillips, Mark

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