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Gulf of Mexico / Oil Spill / Blowout Preventer #974177

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Sep 05, 2010
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(Studio: Lester Holt) Report introduced.

(New Orleans: Anne Thompson) The recovery from the Gulf of Mexico of the blowout preventer that did not prevent the BP oil spill featured; scenes and diagrams shown of the huge device; details given about the coming FBI investigation into why it failed causing the disaster. [BP wellsite leader Marvin MORRISON†- explains the safety precautions; remembers those who died on the rig.] The last mission of sealing the well from the bottom noted. [John WRIGHT, retired Coast Guard Adm. Thad ALLEN - talk about getting the job done.]

Reporter(s):
Holt, Lester;
Thompson, Anne
Duration:
00:03:40

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