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Cheyenne, Wyoming / Plane Crash / Young Pilot #368792

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Apr 11, 1996
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(Studio: Paula Zahn) Report introduced.

(Cheyenne: Frank Currier) Death of 7-year-old pilot Jessica Dubroff, her father Lloyd and her flying instructor Joe Reid in a plane crash in Cheyenne, Wyoming, featured; footage shown of Jessica yesterday. [Cheyenne police department Chief John POWELL - describes the sinking of the plane in the bad weather.] [Father Lloyd DUBROFF - comments on Jessica's landing.] [OFFICIAL - describes the crash.] [Jessica's mother Lisa Blair HATHAWAY - talks about her daughter.]

(No location given: Nanette Hansen) An interview with Jessica before the flight featured. [JESSICA, Lloyd DUBROFF - talk about flying.]

(San Francisco: John Blackstone) Jessica's background featured; scenes shown of Jessica with her horses. [JESSICA - talks about her life.] [Parents HATHAWAY and Lloyd DUBROFF - talk about Jessica.]

(Studio: Paula Zahn) The Guinness Book of Records' previous decision to stop recognizing the youngest pilot category for safety reasons noted.

Blackstone, John;
Currier, Frank;
Hansen, Nanette;
Zahn, Paula

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