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Jet Mishap #480305

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 12, 1975
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(Studio) DC-10 jet with 139 aboard catches fire at Kennedy Airport. Pilot halts takeoff and passengers get out. 4 hurt.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(NYC) Passengers of Overseas National Airways jet were all workers en rte. to Saudi Arabia to work on charter flights for pilgrimage to Mecca. [New York fire chief John O'HAGAN - describes incident.] Some police and firemen hurt. Sea gulls sucked into engine may have started fire.
REPORTER: Lee McCarthy

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
McCarthy, Lee
Duration:
00:01:40

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