CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 07, 1972
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(Studio) Federal government urges airlines to get tough with hijackers and put more reliance on FBI. Assistant Transportation Secretary Benjamin Davis tells meeting of airline pilots they are often too quick in meeting hijackers demands. Suggests pilots carry guns. Federal Aviation Administration fines United Airlines and Pacific Southwest airlines $1000 each for not properly screening passengers who turned out to be hijackers.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
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