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European Air Travel Problems #259237

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 02, 1978
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(Studio) French air traffic controllers' announcement of plans to go back to normal work detailed. Report on problems of travelers at Britain's Gatwick Airport.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(London, England) Details given about plight of holidayers trying to return from Gatwick Airport who have been waiting, often days, for flights. Problem described as worst for Americans trying to get home via standby tickets; their turning to Freddie Laker's Skytrain service noted. Makeshift camps and low funds problems outlined. [Derby, Connecticut, resident Angelo ACCUOSTI - says no one is trying to solve problems.]
REPORTER: Bob McNamara

McNamara, Bob;
Mudd, Roger

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