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American Agenda (Highway Traffic: Congestion and Technology) #138671

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 24, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Orlando: Barry Serafin) The smartening of America's highways and automobiles featured; scenes shown from Los Angeles, where computers monitor traffic and of the testing of cars that can see in the dark and are computer guided. [Secretary of Transportation Andrew CARD - says we are entering a new age of transportation.] [University of California at Berkeley Steven SHLADOVER - comments on the technology.] Technology test program in Orlando, Florida, centering on a fleet of cars with a computerized navigation system outlined; scenes shown of reporter driving the special car. [Police chaplain Reverend Jack DAY, computer engineer Larry LAWVER - praise the system.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Tomorrow's segment previewed.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Serafin, Barry
Duration:
00:04:40

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