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Hijackings / Cong. Legis. / West German Border Guards #491025

NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 24, 1977
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(Studio) In DC, there is call for United States to cut all airline service to cntries. that aid hijackers, of which there are about 13, include USSR , China (PR), N. Korea, Libya and Algeria.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Statistics with regard to hijackings involving Americans in past 9 years noted. Details of legislature, developed by Senator Abraham Ribicoff, cited. Bill has strong support of Airline pilots Assns., whose president warns pilots will take action if government doesn't. [Airline Pilots Assns.pres. J.J. O'DONNELL - says it will come to permanent grounding of planes, if United States and other govts. don't wake up.] Ribicoff's bill to be introduced on Tuesday; he hopes to get President Carter's support.
REPORTER: Carole Simpson

(Studio) West Germans send border guards to many airports around world to check passengers on its planes to see that another hijacking doesn't occur.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Chancellor, John;
Simpson, Carole

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