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Air Safety / Congestion #312196

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 02, 1986
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(NYC: Bob Schieffer) Concerns over safety risks posed by urban air traffic congestion examined; details given, scenes shown. Near-misses since 1984 listed on screen. [PILOT - cites need for pilot awareness.] Pacific Southwest Airlines collision over San Diego in 1978 with private plane recalled. [Air Transport Association spokesperson William HOOVER - explains recommended regulations.] [Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association spokesperson John BAKER - defs. private piloting.] Air traffic controller's assessment of situation quoted.

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:02:00

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