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EgyptAir Flight 990 Crash / Investigation #627816

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Nov 28, 1999
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) The crash of EgyptAir Flight 990 recalled.

(No location given: Rick Davis) The investigation into the background of Egyptian co-pilot Gamil al-Batouti, who may have crashed Flight 990, featured; details given from the cockpit voice recorder. [Former NTSB chairman James BURNETT - says the suicide theory is not conclusive.] The reaction in Egypt to the "rush to judgement" about Batouti noted. [Nephew Walid al-BATOUTI - asks the investigators to stay neutral.] The plans for recovering the plane's debris from the ocean detailed.

Reporter(s):
Davis, Rick;
Seigenthaler, John
Duration:
00:02:20

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