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Airline Safety / Aging Planes #325769

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 28, 1989
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(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.]

Rather, Dan;
Phillips, Mark

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