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(Studio) Decision by international airlines to inspect DC-10s and begin flying them again reported Federal officials reported feeling damage to engine mounts caused by improper maintenance.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(DC) Last month's DC-10 crash in Chicago recalled; details given re: damaged engine mount on plane. Films shown. Discovery of further damage on other DC-10s after investigation ordered following Chicago crash detailed. Federal Aviation Administration outlawing of procedure believed responsible for damage to wing assembly outlined. McDonnell Douglas mentioned.
REPORTER: Bob Kur
- Brinkley, David;
- Kur, Bob
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