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Military Charters / Rich #100887

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 11, 1986
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Miami, Florida: Peter Lance) Safety and maintenance violations of Rich International Airways, used for military charters, examined; scenes shown. 1984 inspection findings cited as example [Rich attorney Gary GAROFALO - claims problems were immediately corrected.] [Air safety critic John NANCE - thinks Rich is doing minimal job at best.] FAA's temporary halt to Rich International after 1984 inspection mentioned. [President Jean RICH -defs. safety standards of airline.] Difference between Rich's maintenance practices and those of major airlines such as Eastern illustrated. [NANCE - disapproves of such poor maintenance facilities.] [RICH - responds.] FAA's grounding of Arrow Air after intensive inspection mentioned.

Jennings, Peter;
Lance, Peter

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