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CNN Evening News for Thursday, May 07, 1998
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(Studio: Carl Rochelle) FAA's emergency order that airlines inspect the wiring in older Boeing 737s featured; detailed diagram shown of the 737's fuel tank wiring. [Federal Aviation Administration Thomas McSWEENEY - says the aim is to prevent a wiring short and fuel tank fire; recalls a Continental event in which the fuel leaked out.] The Federal Aviation Administration requirement and the time needed to deal with rewiring problems reviewed.

Reporter(s):
Rochelle, Carl;
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:03:40

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