Search the Archive

House / Air Safety Probe #249685

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 29, 1977
View other clips in this broadcast →

Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.

(Studio) House subcommittee 's probe of air safety and charges made against Federal Aviation Administration by committee chairperson noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Report on hearing, chaired by Representative John Burton, include testimony of Federal Aviation Administration adminr. Langhorne Bond. Carter administration's support for deregulation of airlines mentioned. Burton's charges with regard to Federal Aviation Administration memo and Bond's response cited. [BOND - says all are entitled to be wrong.] [BURTON - says when Federal Aviation Administration wrong, people could lose lives.] Further remarks by Burton and testimony and criticism of Burton by Representative Dale Milford, who charges separate subcommittee responsible for FAA, quoted. [MILFORD - notes TV cameras recording hearing and says news reports will make people afraid of flying.] Burton's statement of purpose of hearing reported.
REPORTER: Richard Roth

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Roth, Richard
Duration:
00:02:00

Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.

Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:

  • You may request a loan of this video by registering on our website and placing an order.
  • You may visit the Television News Archive on the Vanderbilt campus to view on-site from the Archive's collection.
  • If you are associated with a college or university, you may ask your library if they would like to become a sponsor, which would give students and faculty at your institution the ability to view items from our collection.

If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.