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Concorde / Noise Level #43504

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, May 25, 1976
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(Studio) Report on French Concorde's take-off.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith

(Dulles International Airport) All seats aboard supersonic transport sold out. ABC sets up noise monitoring unit in Brookfield, Virginia. Boeing 707's noise measured 73 decibels. Concorde noise logged at 90 decibels. [MAN - says difference between Concorde and others not noticeable.] [WOMAN - says Concorde shouldn't be banned.] [2nd MAN - says everyone will forget about Concorde.] British Concorde's flight pattern avoids neighborhoods. Govt. and industry officials concerned about citizen noise protests.
REPORTER: Vic Ratner

Ratner, Vic;
Smith, Howard K.

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