CBS Evening News for Friday, Jul 28, 1989
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(DC: Mark Phillips) Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, pilots who worked during Eastern Airlines'strike reported claiming that they were harassed while on duty; details given of jammed radio transmission between pilots and control tower, scenes shown. [Federal Communications Commission spokesperson Richard SMITH - comments on potential danger.] Radio transmission between control tower and pilots en route to Atlanta, Georgia, quoted on screen and broadcast [Air traffic control supervisor John PALLANTE - comments.] No. of such incidents noted. Air Line Pilots Association memo quoted on screen. FBI investigation reported underway.
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