Search the Archive

California / Bomb Threat / Unabomber / Airport Security #160660

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 28, 1995
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Reports introduced.

(Los Angeles: Ken Kashiwahara) Threat from the terrorist known as the Unabomber to blow up an airliner examined; scenes shown of security precautions at the Los Angeles International Airport. The letter published in the "San Francisco Chronicle" quoted. [PASSENGER - comments.] [FBI's Jim FREEMAN - confirms the letter was from the Unabomber.] The Unabomber's reign of terror briefly reviewed.

(Los Angeles: Bill Redeker) The screening of mail in California post offices for package bombs and the restrictions on air mail due to the bomb threat featured; scenes shown. [Postal inspector Cynthia DAVENPORT, WOMAN - comment.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(Washington: Lisa Stark) The capabilities of United States airport screening procedures, including bomb detection machinery, examined. [Aviation security consultant Frank McGUIRE - talks about security.]

Jennings, Peter;
Kashiwahara, Ken;
Redeker, Bill;
Stark, Lisa

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.