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West Germany / Terrorists' Threats / Lufthansa #249457

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 15, 1977
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(Studio) Tightened security in world airports in wake of terrorist threat against Lufthansa Airlines noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Frankfurt, West Germany) Report on precautions being taken at Frankfurt and other airports to reduce chances that terrorists could blow up Lufthansa jets as threatened. (Defense Department photograph shown.) [W. German Pilots Association spokesperson Captain Rudi BOEHM - describes changes in departure routes for jets.] Rise in train passengers and effect of threats to Lufthansa passenger numbers and stock cited. Details of precautions and takeoff procedure at Bonn-Cologne airport given.
REPORTER: Bob McNamara

Cronkite, Walter;
McNamara, Bob

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