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ABC Evening News for Friday, Dec 09, 1994
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Erin Hayes) Federal Aviation Administration decision to ground ATR airplanes from flying in icy weather conditions examined; diagram shown of tests illustrating the problem of icing on the plane wings. [Aviation expert John NANCE, suspended American Eagle pilot Steve FREDRICK - comment on safety issues.]

(Peoria, Illinois: Bob Jamieson) The impact that the grounding of ATR planes will have on cities dependent on regional airlines using ATRs featured; scenes shown from Peoria, Illinois. [TRAVELLER, Ruppman Marketing CEO Charles RUPPMAN - comment.]

Hayes, Erin;
Jamieson, Bob;
Jennings, Peter

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