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Mechanical Mistake / Death #404169

CNN Evening News for Friday, Dec 20, 1996
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(Studio: Fionnuala Sweeney) Report introduced.

(Near Spangdahlem AFB, Germany: Bill Delaney) The mistakes made by two mechanics at Spangdahlem AFB, Germany, that led to the death of a United States Air Force pilot and now the suicide of one of the mechanics Thomas Mueller featured; animation shown of the mistakes made on the jet assembly that killed Major Donald Lowrey. [sergeant Turner CAMPBELL - talks about the incident.] [Mueller's sister Sabine DALIANIS, wife Rosa MUELLER - say the US Air Force pressured him and accused him of negligent homicide.]

Delaney, Bill;
Sweeney, Fionnuala

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