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NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 27, 2008
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(New York: Michelle Franzen) The investigation into the incident on a Qantas 747 plane in which part of the fuselage ripped out updated; scenes shown from Manila, Philippines, of the damaged area; details given about whether oxygen tanks caused the accident. [Former NTSB investigator Greg FEITH†- outlines the questions about the oxygen tanks.] [Australian transportation and safety bureau Neville BLYTH†- rules out terrorism.] The 1996 crash of a ValuJet plane in the Everglades due to oxygen canisters igniting a fire recalled.

Reporter(s):
Holt, Lester;
Franzen, Michelle
Duration:
00:02:00

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