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Airline Deregulation #261809

CBS Evening News for Thursday, Dec 27, 1979
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Chicago, Illinois) Impact of deregulation on airline industry examined; TV commercials shown. Incr. in airfares due to deregulation mentioned. [United Airlines chairperson Richard FERRIS - comments.] Cut in service to unprofitable areas said byprod. of deregulation; Chattanooga cited as example [Chamber of Commerce spokesperson Scott PROBASCEAU - comments on need to transfer in Atlanta.] Chattanooga's plight since airlines pulled out detailed. [Travel agent Linda GRIFFIN - comments.] [Civil Aero- nautics Bd. spokesperson Marvin COHEN - comments.] General situation considered.
REPORTER: Chris Kelley

Kelley, Chris;
Rather, Dan

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