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(Washington: Brian Williams) Report introduced.
(Washington: Tom Costello) The increasing number of medevac helicopter crashes examined; scenes shown of the site of the crash of Air Angels 1 in Aurora, Illinois, where a 1-year-old patient and flight nurse Bill Mann were killed, and from today’s NTSB hearing; statistics on H-EMS crashes and deaths cited; details given of the push for night vision goggles and terrain avoidance warning systems. [Mann’s mother Arlette MANN- comments.] [NTSB Robert SUMWALT- says 2008 was the most deadly year on record.] [Assn. of Air Medical Services Dawn MANCUSO- says there is no silver bullet to prevent accidents.]
- Williams, Brian;
- Costello, Tom
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