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Airplanes / Smoking Ban #320850

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Apr 23, 1988
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Atlanta, Georgia: Peter Van Sant) Beginning of ban on smoking on most US flights reported; details given, scenes shown. [PASSENGERS - comment on ban.] [Passenger Hayden EDWARDS - says flying without smoking wasn't so bad.] [Addiction specialist Dr. Dean HARRELL - discusses likely responses of smokers who fly.] Penalties described. [Senator Frank LAUTENBERG - says day of flying cigarette pack is over.] [Representative Richard DURBIN - says fliers will have safer environmental] Demonstration at Washington, DC airport shown. [Smokers Rights Alliance president Dave BRENTON - opposes ban.] [PASSENGER - likes rule.] Likely ban of smoking on all flight considered.

(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Special segment on new attitudes about smoking noted set for tomorrow's news broadcast

Van Sant, Peter;
Schieffer, Bob

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