CBS Evening News for
Thursday, Dec 27, 1973


Headline: President / Commercial Airline Flight

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Summary:

(Studio) President' decision to fly on commercial flight to California becomes controversial. News media complains; Federal Aviation Administration administration Alexander Butterfield dismayed.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Los Angeles, California) President' actions come as surprise. Nixon secluded at White House although President chatted with passengers during commercial flight. Passengers describe flight with Nixon. [United pilot Captain Robert WAYT - recalls conversation with President]
REPORTER: Richard Wagner

(Studio) President flew United Airlines. Press Secretary Ronald Ziegler says flight friendly.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

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Program Time:05:41:30 pm - 05:44:00 pm. Duration: 02:30
Reporters:Mudd, Roger; Wagner, Richard
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Broadcast Type:Evening News Segment Type: Commercial
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Record Number:226900