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EgyptAir Flight 990 Crash / Investigation #428458

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Nov 04, 1999
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(Studio: Bernard Shaw) The NTSB investigation into the crash of EgyptAir Flight 990 investigation updated; animated diagram shown of the plummet of the plane as evidenced by radar tapes.

(Newport, Rhode Island: Carl Rochelle) The salvage operation featured; scenes shown of the USS Grapple heading out to sea to try to recover the plane's black boxes and other debris. [Navy R/Admiral William SUTTON - talks about a weather opportunity to conduct operations at sea.]

(Studio: Bernard Shaw) Report introduced.

(Washington: Pierre Thomas) The investigation into the plane crash by both the FBI and the NTSB examined; details given of what the FBI is looking for and of the scenario in the investigation into the crash of Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) Flight 800. [Former NTSB official Lee DICKINSON - comments on the long process.] [FBI assistant director Lewis SCHILIRO - outlines the roles for the FBI and the NTSB; says there was initially a greater fear of a criminal act with TWA Flight 800.]

Reporter(s):
Rochelle, Carl;
Shaw, Bernard;
Thomas, Pierre
Duration:
00:05:20

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