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Concorde / United States Landing / New York City Demonstration #251508

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Apr 17, 1977
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(Studio) Gallup poll results with regard to permission to land in United States noted. NYC residents, living near Kennedy Airport, demonstrate against Concorde near airport.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(NYC) Freeway near airport is scene of demonstration in form of traffic jam; despite court order forbidding it, several hundred people participate, though 1000's had been predicted. [MAN - cites opposition to Concorde.] [WOMAN - is trying to get to plane; wouldn't go thru traffic jam even though opposing it.] [2nd MAN - says progress can't be stopped.] Opponents say they'll demonstrate in even greater numbers if Concorde not banned.
REPORTER: Don Kladstrup

(Studio) Some opponents say they didn't participate for fear traffic jam would alienate sympathy for drive.
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Kladstrup, Don;
Dean, Morton

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