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Gulf of Mexico / Oil Spill #979536

NBC Evening News for Monday, Sep 06, 2010
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(Studio: Kate Snow) Report introduced.

(New Orleans: Anne Thompson) The investigation of the blowout preventer that failed and caused the BP oil rig explosion and leak in the Gulf of Mexico featured; scenes shown of the huge device; details given about how the BOP can be activated. [Via Skype, oil industry expert Bob CAVNAR†- comments on the hydraulic systems.] [May 12, Representative Bart STUPAK†- says the battery was found to be dead.] [BP well site leader Marvin MORRISON†- says everyone will understand what has taken place.]

Reporter(s):
Snow, Kate;
Thompson, Anne
Duration:
00:02:50

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