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France / Concorde Plane Crash #635578

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 27, 2000
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Paris: Robert Hager) The continuing investigation into the cause of the Air France Concorde crash in Paris, France, reported; details given of the discovery of debris from the plane on the runway; photos shown of the flight. [Former NTSB investigator Rudolph KAPUSTIN - comments.]

(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.

(Gonesse, France: Ron Allen) The memorial service for the victims of the Concorde crash reported; details given about Concorde pilot Christian Marty; scenes shown of the ceremony in Paris. [Marty's friend Edgard CHILLAUD - says Marty loved flying the Concorde.] [Gonesse, France, Mayor Jean Pierre BLAZY(thru translator) - says Marty prevented a greater catastrophe.] [Pilot Eric BERIVRY - comments.]

Allen, Ron;
Brokaw, Tom;
Hager, Robert

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