Media and Aviation Safety Investigations

Mr. Hall spoke about media responsibility in reporting on airplane accidents and investigations. He said that a competitive, 24… read more

Mr. Hall spoke about media responsibility in reporting on airplane accidents and investigations. He said that a competitive, 24 hour news cycle created a news atmosphere in which rumor and speculation often was reported as if it were fact. He also said that the National Transportation Safety Board would issue guidelines to airlines for media relations in the event of an accident. Following his remarks he answered questions from the audience. close

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Media and Aviation Safety Investigations

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Program ID:
156443-1
Category:
Public Affairs Event
Format:
Speech
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Apr 6, 2000
Last Aired:
Apr 10, 2000

Airing Details

  • Apr 06, 2000 | 8:00pm EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 10, 2000 | 5:19am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Apr 10, 2000 | 10:13am EDT | C-SPAN 2
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