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CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 12, 2008
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(Studio: Katie Couric) Report introduced.

(Hurlburt Field, Florida: David Martin) Concern about the condition of the military‚Äôs AC-130 gunship planes featured; scenes shown from inside a plane during a flight. [AC-130 pilot Lt. Col. Mark CLAWSON†- cites the high usage and the wear and tear.] [AC-130 maintenance officer Capt. James MAY†- comments on the age of the planes and the maintenance.]

Reporter(s):
Couric, Katie;
Martin, David
Duration:
00:02:50

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