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EgyptAir Flight 990 Crash / Search and Recovery #428072

CNN Evening News for Monday, Nov 01, 1999
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(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(Newport, Rhode Island: Susan Candiotti) The search and recovery operation for EgyptAir Flight 990, which crashed off the coast of Massachusetts, featured; scenes shown of the debris field; details given of the resources being used to recover debris in the ocean. [NTSB chairman Jim HALL - says a flight recorder may have been detected.]

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Interview held with former NTSB official Lee Dickinson. [DICKINSON - says terrorism cannot yet be ruled out; speculates on what could have caused the plane to crash and what clues the investigators will be looking for.]

(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Report introduced.

(Newport, Rhode Island: Bill Delaney) The deepwater search in the Atlantic Ocean featured. [Master diver Steve BRADY - says the current is relentless.] [Former Navy diver Brendan MURPHY - cites the restrictions on diving in the area.]

(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Report introduced.

(Studio: Pierre Thomas) United States review of possible foul play in the crash of EgyptAir Flight 990 outlined. [FBI Lieutenant Barry MAWN - says there is no indication of criminal activity at this time.]

(Studio: Judy Woodruff) Report introduced.

(Cairo: Brent Sadler) Preparations for a flight out of Cairo to carry victims' relatives and investigators to the United States featured; scenes shown from the Cairo airport. [Victim's BROTHER - comments on loss.]

Reporter(s):
Candiotti, Susan;
Delaney, Bill;
Sadler, Brent;
Shaw, Bernard;
Thomas, Pierre;
Woodruff, Judy
Duration:
00:11:00

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