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Tampa, Florida / Plane Crash / Suicide Pilot / Airport Security #653091

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jan 07, 2002
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Saint Petersburg, Florida: Bobbi Harley) The crash of a small plane piloted by 15-year-old Charles Bishop into a Tampa, Florida, skyscraper featured; details given of questions about homeland security after the boy flew the plane into restricted air space over MacDill Air Force Base; scenes shown from the crash site. [Joint Chiefs of Staff R/Admiral John STUFFLEBEEM - says the boy was not seen as a threat.] [Bishop's teacher Andrea PANARELLI - says there was no way anyone could have known the incident would happen.]

(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Gaithersburg, MD: Bob Orr) Questions about the security of smaller airports and private planes examined. [General Aviation Team 2000 Drew STEKETEE - says the level of security must be balanced with the level of threat.] [General Aviation Manufacturers Association Ed BOLEN - describes ways to secure small aircraft.] [Flight instructor Iwan BLOM - says nothing short of shutting down the whole aviation system will prevent the risk of terrorism.]

Harley, Bobbi;
Orr, Bob;
Rather, Dan

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