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Plane Collision / British Airliner / Yugoslav Charter Jet #489943

NBC Evening News for Friday, Sep 10, 1976
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(Studio) British and Yugoslavia passenger planes collide over Yugoslavia killing 176; details noted. Cause not known but probably concerned with air traffic control.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(No location given) (Film of crash in Croatia, Yugoslavia, shown.) Details of crash noted; investigators don't know if error on ground or in air was cause. (Film of families of West German tourists in Yugoslavia plane shown, as they're told of crash, in Cologne, West Germany airport.) Pilot of Lufthansa Airlines plane witnessed crash from air; comments noted. Was worst crash in aviation history.
REPORTER: John Dancy

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Dancy, John
Duration:
00:02:10

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