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Eastern / Strike, Sale #308433

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Feb 23, 1986
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(Studio: Susan Spencer) Report introduced.

(Miami, Florida: Richard Schlesinger) Eastern Airlines' management reported countering pilots' and flight attendants' threat to strike with possibility of sale of Eastern to Continental Airlines owner Frank Lorenzo; details given. [Air Line Pilots Association spokesperson John JONES - opposes Lorenzo's takeover.] [Transport Workers Union spokesperson Robert CALLAHAN - cites progress in flight attendants' negotiations now.] [Air Line Pilots Association spokesperson Larry SCHULTE - acknowledges new pressure on talks.] [Hoffman Travel Service spokesperson Peter WESTWOOD - notes travelers are avoiding Eastern.] Eastern president Frank Borman mentioned.

Reporter(s):
Schlesinger, Richard;
Spencer, Susan
Duration:
00:02:10

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