NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 03, 1984
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REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(DC) Aftermath of FAA's crash test of passenger plane to examine effect of new fuel additive on reducing fire hazard in such crashes examined; test films shown. [Federal Aviation Administration administration Don. ENGEN - is perplexed about intensity of fire; acknowledges disappointment.] [Independent safety engineer Harry ROBERTSON - explains failure of test.] Factors Federal Aviation Administration believes adversely influenced test's outcome explained. [Air Transport Association spokesperson Roger FLEMING - dismisses FAA's attempts at rationalization.]
REPORTER: Robert Hager
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