This program is about 1 hour long
(Mojave Desert: Stephanie Elam) The impact of the crash on Virgin Galactic owner Richard Branson’s plans for space tourism featured; scenes shown of the wreckage. [BRANSON – says we are determined to learn from this and move forward together.] The NTSB’s timeline for the investigation discussed.
(Studio: Deborah Feyerick) Live discussion held with CNN aviation analyst Miles O’Brien and CNN correspondent Rachel Crane on the future of space tourism. [O’BRIEN, CRANE – express views on commercial space travel, the experience for passengers, the NTSB’s investigation, and Branson’s plans for a flight next year.]
(No location given: Elise Labott) Increased tension between the US & Israel after an administration official criticized Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu featured; details given about other disagreements and the response from Speaker of the House John Boehner. [White House press secretary Josh EARNEST, National Security Advisor Susan RICE – defend the administration.] [State Department deputy spokeswoman Marie HART- says no two allies agree on every single issue.]
(Studio: Deborah Feyerick) Live discussion held with CNN political analyst David Gergen and CNN national security analyst Robert Baer about the relationship between the US & Israel. [GERGEN – says the official who criticized Netanyahu should be removed from the administration; says adversaries like Iran can see they can play off the 2 sides against each other; comments on Netanyahu’s engagement in settlements.] [BAER – says there are multiple issues driving a wedge between us and Netanyahu.]
(Mojave Desert, California: Stephanie Elam) What is known about Alsbury reviewed. The condition of the pilot who was injured discussed.
(Studio: Deborah Feyerick) The voting process for CNN Heroes noted.
(Hilo, Hawaii: Martin Savidge) The slow-moving lava flow from Hawaii’s Kilauea volcano updated; scenes shown.