NBC Evening News for Sunday, May 08, 2005
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(Studio: John Seigenthaler) Report introduced.
(Denver: Tom Costello) Attempts to deal with problems with the safety of medevac helicopters examined; scenes shown of the wreckage of several air ambulances that crashed & on a night flight in Colorado; details given about safety technology, such as the use of night vision goggles & terrain avoidance systems. [NTSB Richard HEALING- says accidents can be prevented.] [Flight for Life pilot Rod BALAK- talks about the lack of light at night in the Colorado mountains.] [Assn. of Air Medical Services Tom JUDGE- talks about managing the risks.]
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