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September 11 / Air Force Recording #835305

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Aug 01, 2006
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) A "Vanity Fair" story on Air Force recordings made during the events of September 11, 2001, introduced.

(Washington: Cynthia McFadden) The audiotapes made at the US military's Northeast Air Defense Sector command center featured; tape excerpts played with transcript on screen; details given about the ineffectiveness of the military response to 9/11. ["Vanity Fair" writer Michael BRONNER†- says the information was gotten late every time.] [9/11 commission chairman Thomas KEAN†- says the air defense came from the passengers themselves, not the military.]

Gibson, Charles;
McFadden, Cynthia

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