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Aging Workers / Forced Retirement #195587

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 19, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Proposal from Senator Frank Murkowski raising the mandatory retirement age for airline pilots reported.

(Atlanta: Erin Hayes) The Federal Aviation Administration retirement age of 60 for pilots examined. [Pilot Captain Richard ALLEN - says you are done at age 60.] [Sinai Hospital geriatric specialist Dr. Steven GAMBERT, pilot Captain Rodney RUSSELL, former Federal Aviation Administration chief flight surgeon Dr. Frank AUSTIN - say the age 60 rule should be changed.] The shortage of pilots in the airline industry noted.

Hayes, Erin;
Jennings, Peter

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