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Airport Modernization #291470

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Jul 10, 1983
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(DC) Bottleneck in air travel created by antiquated airport facilities examined; films shown. Factors delaying modernization of United States airports cited. [Denver Mayor Federico PENA - can't keep pace.] Dallas-Fort Worth said only major new airport in recent years. [Los Angeles airport manager Clifton MOORE - notes need to anticipate future needs.] [Homeowners organization spokesperson Tom PATTERSON - notes impact on residential neighborhoods of Burbank airport activity.] [MOORE - believes public's inconvenience will trigger additional airport services.] [Airport Operators Council spokesperson J. Don. REILLY - cites difficulty in keeping up with passenger growth.] Implications of situation for future air travel described.

Dean, Morton;
McManus, Jim

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