Transcript for 3 people didn't 'survive' jet crash: Officials
The NTSB's. Go team arrives late last evening from Washington. To begin our investigation. And to Alice air flights were 3591. A Boeing 76730767. To action 300. Freighter. Atlas air flight 3591. Departed Miami at 11:30. Yesterday morning. Eastern time. It was approaching. Houston's Intercontinental airport. On the standard arrival routes. From the southeast. At 1230 local time. The pilots contacted Houston approach control as they were descending for approximately. 181000 feet. And about 73 nautical miles southeast of the airport. Shortly thereafter. Air traffic control advised the pilots that there was light. To heavy rain. Ahead. And provided radar factors. Around the weather. At 1236 local time the aircraft was cleared to descend to 3003. And at 1239. While the aircraft was approximately 6000 fate. At a speed of 240 knots. Communications was lost with the aircraft. As was radar contact. We. Have recovered. Two bodies. We do not have positive identification from the medical Examiner's office so we will not be releasing any names are a thing to we have positive identification from the medical Examiner's office. The medical Examiner's offices in Beaumont. And now they have not released that information yet. I'd expected to be sin that we do not happen.
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