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Japan / Narita Airport #257922

CBS Evening News for Friday, May 19, 1978
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(Studio) Long delay in Japan's opening of Narita International Airport, due to radicals' efforts to stop use of it, noted. March incident at airport described. Security precautions being taken for Saturday's opening noted.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Tokyo, Japan) Report on efforts to open Narita and how Japan plans to keep it open. Govt.'s request that Interpol check planes headed for Japan for anti-Narita persons aboard who might have plans to attack from inside. Details about airport opponents, coalition of young leftists and farmers in airport area, given.
REPORTER: John Harris

(Studio) Info. concerning 1st flights into Narita, expected on Sunday, listed.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Harris, John
Duration:
00:02:50

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