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Aviation / Return to Flight #836339

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 12, 2006
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(Studio: Thalia Assuras) Report introduced.

(Willow Grove, Pennsylvania: Elizabeth Kaledin) The story of Air Force fighter pilot Lt. Col. Tony Carelli‡, whose career was threatened by a heart condition, presented; details given {with diagrams} shown of Carelli's medical treatment using an artificial heart valve. [CARELLI - says flying has been his life.] [University of Pennsylvania health system Dr. Joseph BAVARIA†- comments on Carelli & convincing the Air Force he could fly again.] [Pennsylvania Air National Guard Col. Paul COMTOIS†- comments on Carelli's condition.]

Assuras, Thalia;
Kaledin, Elizabeth

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