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US-Britain Air Route Treaty #49140

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 21, 1977
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(Studio) Bermuda treaty between United States and Britain covers respective air routes in n. Atlantic; it expires at midnight tonight and if new treaty not reached, direct service to and from United States and London may be stopped by Pan Am, Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) and British Airways. Details noted.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(NYC) Details of stalemate on new treaty noted. [Transport. Secretary Brock ADAMS - says failure to get new treaty is British government's fault.] [British embassy spokesperson Charles CRUICKSHANK - doesn't accept that statement; his government wants treaty agreement to be reached without cessation of services.] Emergency preparations by Pan Am and Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) noted.
REPORTER: Jules Bergman

Bergman, Jules;
Reasoner, Harry

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