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Bolivia / Plane Crash #92393

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Jan 03, 1985
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(Studio) Report on attempts to reach Eastern Airlines jet crash site in mts. outside La Paz, Bolivia.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(La Paz, Bolivia) Wreckage of plane said on Mt. Illimani. [MAN - describes apparent way plane landed.] [Red Cross spokesperson Fernando LOPEZ - comments about possibility of survivors.] Notification, in La Paz, of two daughters of United States ambassador to Paraguay Arthur Davis of their mother's death in crash mentioned. [Eastern Airlines vice president Richard McGRAW - comments.] Investigation by National Trans. Safety Bd. inspectors noted. Plans of United States consul Royce Fichte and others to go to Red Cross base camp cited. [General Guillermo ESCOBAR - comments.] Andes Mts. mentioned.
REPORTER: Jay Schadler

Jennings, Peter;
Schadler, Jay

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