ABC Evening News for Monday, Dec 26, 1988
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(Studio: Sam Donaldson) Report introduced.
(DC: Jim Slade) Incident on Eastern Airlines flight over West Virginia in which part of roof opened up causing cabin depressurization reported [PASSENGER - comments on hole in roof.] Film and diagram shown of fuselage hole. Last Apr.'s incident in which Aloha plane lost most of roof recalled, shown. [Jane's information group spokesperson George BERKE - discusses use of older planes.] Effect of takeoffs and landings on planes examined; diagrams shown. FAA's plans for further inspections of 727s and 737s noted.
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