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Sinatra / Plane Crash / Cause #492818

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Mar 24, 1977
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(Studio) Plane crash near Palm Springs, California, which killed Frank Sinatra's mother probably caused by human error at control tower.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Palm Springs, California) (Simulation film shown.) Mrs. Dolly Sinatra and others on way to Las Vegas, Nevada when plane crashed. Details of information discovered with regard to control tower information to pilot of Lear jet with regard to height in air around Mt. San Gorgonio. South California office of National Transportation Safety Board investigates possibility of breakdown in control tower procedure.
REPORTER: Ray Cullen

Chancellor, John;
Cullen, Ray

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