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Eye On America (Air Safety / Cockpit Cameras) #397746

CBS Evening News for Friday, Apr 20, 2001
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Washington: Bob Orr) A proposal to put cameras in the cockpits of commercial airplanes examined; details given of the opposition of pilots to the use of the cameras; scenes shown of a 1994 plane crash near Pittsburgh, Pennsylvania. [Former NTSB director Jim HALL - says cameras may have helped discover the causes of previous crashes more quickly.] [Air Line Pilots Association Captain Paul McCARTHY - says accident investigators might jump to conclusions.] [Aviation safety analyst David LEARMOUNT - asks how a tape would have helped in the investigation of the EgyptAir flight 990 investigation.]

Orr, Bob;
Rather, Dan

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