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US-European Community Relations / Airplane Industry / Boeing vs. Airbus #140045

ABC Evening News for Friday, Mar 13, 1992
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Everett, WA: Bob Jamieson) Assault on Boeing Company's position as leader in construction and selling of airplanes by the European Airbus consortium featured; details given of production by both and of opposition by United States to subsidies to Airbus from France, Britain and Spain. [US trade representative ambassador Michael MOSKOW - talks about subsidies.] [Airbus chairman Alan BOYD - says Europeans want a level playing field, too.] Importance of the jumbo jet to Boeing noted. [Boeing chairman Frank SHRONTZ - comments on the problem.]

Jamieson, Bob;
Jennings, Peter

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