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Cove Neck, New York / Plane Crash / Flight 52 #571512

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jan 26, 1990
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Long Island: Robert Hager) Crash of Avianca Flight 52 from Colombia featured; details given of circumstances preceding crash; scenes shown of wreckage and rescue operations in Cove Neck, New York. Speculation about conditions on board plane that may have led to crash after fuel was exhausted detailed. Discussions between plane and air traffic controllers outlined on screen.

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Cove Neck, New York: Bob Jamieson) Rescue efforts featured; scenes shown from crash site. [Survivor Luis MONTOYA, RESCUER, rescuer Paul POWER, survivor Jorge ENDARICA - talk about rescue.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Doctors noted finding plastic containers of drugs in stomach of crash victim.

Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert;
Jamieson, Bob

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