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Air Travel / Eastern Flight 924 Incident #317796

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 29, 1987
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Studio: Bruce Morton) Series of air safety incidents and travel problems, culminating with Eastern flight 924 incident during San Juan-New York City flight, examined; details given, scenes shown. [PASSENGERS - describe incident.] Recent similar incidents at Kansas City, Houston, San Antonio, Miami listed. [Aviation Consumer Action Project spokesperson Chris WITKOWSKI - thinks airline passengers are abused.] [Analyst Paul KAROS - notes incrd. air travel.] New American Airlines television commercial and Continental newspaper ad shown, compared to traditional ads. [PASSENGER - notes her lost luggage.]

(Studio: Dan Rather, Bruce Morton) Rising air fares discussed.

Morton, Bruce;
Rather, Dan

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