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NTSB Points To 'Metal Fatigue' In Engine Failure Of Southwest Plane04:53

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A team of investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board (NTSB) have been sent to Philadelphia to figure out why an engine on a Southwest plane, a Boeing 737, blew apart in midair, shattering a window and nearly sucking a passenger outside. That passenger later died.

Here & Now's Eric Westervelt (@Ericnpr) speaks with Andy Pasztor of The Wall Street Journal.

This segment aired on April 18, 2018.


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