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Buffalo, New York / Plane Crash #922303

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Feb 15, 2009
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(Studio: Dan Harris) Report introduced.

(Buffalo: Lisa Stark) New questions and clues about the crash of Continental Connection Colgan Flight 3407 near Buffalo, New York, reviewed; photos shown of the crash site; details given about the crew possibly violating policy by flying in ice; animated diagrams shown. [NTSB's Steven CHEALANDER†- comments on the auto pilot and icy conditions; recounts the last half-minute.] [ABC aviation consultant John NANCE†- comments on ice.] [Clarence Center for United Methodist Church Rev. Charles SMITH†- leads service.] [Clarence resident Dan VECCHIO†- reflects.] What the flight crew did to try to regain control of the aircraft reviewed.

Harris, Dan;
Stark, Lisa

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