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Airplanes / Smoking Ban #320832

ABC Evening News for Saturday, Apr 23, 1988
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(Studio: Barry Serafin) Report introduced.

(NYC: John McKenzie) Beginning of ban on smoking on most United States flights reported; details given, scenes shown. [STEWARDESS - announces smoking ban.] Penalties described. [PILOT - warns people against smoking in lavatories.] [PASSENGERS - comment on ban.] Congress reported required to review ban in two years. Demonstration organized by tobacco lobby at Washington, DC airport shown. [Smokers Rights Alliance president Dave BRENTON - opposes ban.] Northwest Airlines advertisement shown. [Northwest Airlines spokesperson Philip TOBEY - says we're gaining passengers.]

McKenzie, John;
Serafin, Barry

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