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NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 14, 1994
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Reports introduced.

(Morrisville, North Carolina: Robert Hager) The crash of American Eagle Flight 3379 near Raleigh-Durham, North Carolina, featured; photos, scenes and animation shown from the crash site. Recent safety problems with icing on commuter airlines reviewed; scenes shown from the December 1993 crash in Hibbing, Minnesota. [Witnesses nurse Sue PHILLIPS, Dale POWELL - talk about helping with survivors.] [At the scene, Secretary of Transportation Federico PENA - promotes airline safety.]

(Fort Worth: Jim Cummins) The recent problems for the regional commuter airline American Eagle reviewed. [Two TRAVELLERS, travel agent Susan CANTO - worry about flying American Eagle.] ["Commercial Aviation Report" Scott HAMILTON - comments.]

Hager, Robert;
Brokaw, Tom;
Cummins, Jim

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