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San Diego Plane Collision #496289

NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 02, 1978
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(Studio) Report on flight tapes from crash of jet after collision with small plane in San Diego.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(San Diego, California) Details given about audio tapes of transmissions among Miramar regional control center, 2 pilots and Lindbergh control tower, released along with transcripts by FAA. Tapes played; transcription shown on screen. Questions raised by tapes outlined. Conflict alert signal given at control center prior to crash, controller's failure to give warning and reason for it stated. Federal Aviation Administration demonstration mentioned.
REPORTER: Don Oliver

Reporter(s):
Brinkley, David;
Oliver, Don
Duration:
00:02:20

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