NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 02, 1999
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) The crash of EgyptAir Flight 990 noted.
(Chicago: Jim Avila) The use of black boxes to determine causes of airplane crashes examined; details given of the ways black boxes are protected from damage during crashes; scenes shown of tests on the boxes. [Retired airline Pilot Jim TILMON - says black boxes will survive almost anything.] [Universal Avionics Systems Corporation Chuck EDMUNDSON - says any sounds in the cockpit will be recorded.]
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