Plane Crash Hearings

—Host Bob Edwards talks to Washington Post Reporter Don Phillips in Honolulu about this week's National Transportation Safety Board hearings into the crash on Guam last August of Korean Air Flight 801. Testimony and tapes from the cockpit voice recorder suggest that the pilot could have prevented the Boeing 747 from crashing, if he had heeded the electronic alarm and aborted his landing attempt, when the aircraft was 500 feet off the ground and he still couldn't see the runway lights. 228 people died in the nighttime crash.



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