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Miami, Florida / ValuJet Plane Crash / Low-Cost Airlines #612376

NBC Evening News for Monday, May 13, 1996
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Reports introduced.

(Outside Miami: Robert Hager) The investigation into the crash of a ValuJet DC-9 Flight 592 in the Florida Everglades near Miami Saturday, featured; scenes shown from the recovery of one of the flight data recorders at the crash site. [Investigator Robert FRANCIS, witness Chris OSCEOLA - comment on the ValuJet crash.]

(The Everglades: Kerry Sanders) The problem with passenger remains recovery outlined; details given of the problem with deadly snakes and alligators around the crash site. [Dr. Roger MITTLEMAN, victim's relative Sedrick KEYS, NTSB Robert FRANCIS, Everglades guide Jesse KEANAN - comment.]

Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert;
Sanders, Kerry

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