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Medicine: In-Flight Trouble #886568

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 25, 2008
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(New York: Jim Avila) The implications of the death of a passenger {Carine Desir††} on American Airlines Flight 896 from Haiti to New York examined; details given about what happened during the health crisis on the flight and about the FAA requirements for medicine and defibrillators on planes. [Cousin Antonio OLIVER†- says there was no oxygen in the tanks.] [Aviation consultant John NANCE†- says attendants don't have medical training.] [MedAire Services vice president Heidi Giles MacFARLANE†- explains how the system works.]

Gibson, Charles;
Avila, Jim

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