CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 28, 1989
View other clips in this broadcast →
Material supplied by VTNA may be used for educational analysis or research only. Any editing, reproduction, publication, rebroadcast, public showing or public display may be prohibited by copyright laws.
(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(DC: Mark Phillips) Last week's fuselage accident aboard United Airlines plane in Hawaii recalled. Issue of problems with aging airliners discussed; Aloha Airlines fuselage accident in 1988 recalled. [Air Trans. Association spokesperson Clyde KIZER - comments on situation.] Air Trans. Association's recommendations with regard to older planes outlined on screen. [Boeing Company vice president Ben COSGROVE - comments on policy.] Mandatory retirement of planes discussed. [Representative James OBERSTAR - says planes should retired after certain age.]
Note to sponsor members: The Vanderbilt Television News Archive video player requires a modern operating system and browser to work properly. If you are experiencing playback problems, check the minimum requirements and adjust your setup accordingly. After adjustments, if you continue to experience problems, please contact us.
Welcome! Above is the abstract of the item that you're interested in viewing from the Vanderbilt Television News Archive's collection. You have three options if you'd like to view this item:
If you believe that you are associated with a sponsoring college or university and have received this message in error, please let us know.