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Airlines / Fuel Shortage #24087

ABC Evening News for Thursday, Dec 13, 1973
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(Studio) Airlines in trouble because of fuel shortage. Pan Am, Allegheny outline cutbacks caused by crisis.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(NYC) Most people report few problems getting flights. Some airline patrons react to employee and flight cutbacks and its effect. Airline official questioned about needless airline flights. [United Airlines Vice President Colin MURRAY - concedes airlines all had needless flights before cutback.]
REPORTER: Lem Tucker

(Studio) Pilot strike may be forthcoming in holiday rush to protest fuel shortages and layoffs.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

Smith, Howard K.;
Tucker, Lem

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