NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 06, 1983
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(Studio) Republic Airlines reported suspending cockpit crew responsible for free fall of DC-9 jetliner last week.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(Minneapolis, Minnesota) Flight 303 between Minneapolis and San Diego recalled experiencing major free fall when engines stalled over Utah last Saturday; details given. Cause of incident explained. [Flight operations director Captain G.F. WALLACE - describes events leading to incident.] Details of incident outlined.
REPORTER: Roger O'Neil
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