NBC Evening News for Friday, Dec 13, 1996
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Washington: Robert Hager) The NTSB's latest theory that it may have been static electricity from a pipe in the plane's center fuel tank that ignited fumes from the empty tank that caused the explosion of Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) Flight 800 outlined; details given. The new recommendations to make the fuel tanks less apt to explode listed. [Note: report ended early due to audio difficulties.]
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The official briefing for victims' families tomorrow noted.
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