NBC Evening News for Friday, Dec 23, 1988
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Reports introd.
(Lockerbie, Scotland: Robert Hager) Crash of Pan Am flight 103 recalled; dead and missing numbers given. Investigators quoted on screen with regard to information on flight data recorders. Possibilities of bombing or massive structural failure discussed. Noise fragment at end of cockpit voice tape noted. 1985 Air India crash noted also containing noise fragment similar to that on Pan Am recorder. Searchers shown looking for wreckage and bodies in Lockerbie; details given of damage to village.
(Lockerbie, Scotland: Mike Boettcher) Families of flight 103 victims shown arriving on scene. [Church of Scotland Reverend Wallace SHAW, social worker Tom McNAMAY - comment on grief.] [Salvation Army spokesperson George WHITTINGHAM - comments on healing process.]