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Winter Weather / Chicago, Illinois / Air Travel #183023

ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jan 03, 1999
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(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(Chicago: Jim Williams) The aftermath of the heavy snowstorm in Chicago featured; scenes shown from the city streets of snow cleanup. [CHICAGOAN, Mayor Richard DALEY; at O'Hare Airport, TRAVELLER, Chicago department of aviation Dennis CULLOTON, Indiana MOTORIST - comment on the snow.]

(Studio: Carole Simpson) Report introduced.

(New York: Bill Redeker) The long reach of the closing of O'Hare on air travel across the country examined; details given of how the "hub" system crippled air flights due to the central nature of the Chicago airport. [In California airport, TRAVELLER; at Atlanta airport, two PEOPLE, CULLOTON - comment on the stranding.] Car pileups on icy roads in the Northeast shown.

Redeker, Bill;
Simpson, Carole;
Williams, Jim

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