Re: First 757 crash (and first AA fatality since 1979)

From:         kcooper@galilee.cup.hp.com (Kevin Cooper)
Organization: Hewlett Packard Cupertino Site
Date:         21 Dec 95 14:01:42 
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Karl Swartz (kls@ohare.Chicago.COM) wrote:
: American Airlines' flight 965 from Miami (MIA) to Cali, Colombia (CLO)
: crashed tonight at approximately 945p local time

News reports Thursday morning are saying the plane was 13 miles off course,
and the crash may have been due to a navigational error.  This was quoting
a Colombian government air transport official.  It's too early to tell.

Better news is that (unconfirmed) there may be some survivors!  It will not
be a very merry Christmas for the families of the rest, though.

To address a topic that has been asked lately, EasySabre reports:

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"The requested flight information is currently unavailable.
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"For information, please call American Airlines.
"     (1-800-433-7300 in the continental U.S.)

Kevin Cooper