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Air Travel / Europe Slowdown / Texas Fare War #499980

NBC Evening News for Sunday, Jul 30, 1978
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(Studio) Report on situation from Britain to Africa due to French air controllers slowdown. Film shown. New air fare war in Texas between Delta and Braniff over flights from Dallas-Fort Worth to Las Vegas reported.
REPORTER: Jessica Savitch

(Dallas, Texas) Report on gamble that people must take in getting standby tickets to and from Las Vegas at Dallas-Fort Worth terminals of Delta and Braniff. Low fares noted. [PEOPLE - comment on situation.]
REPORTER: Bob Dotson

Dotson, Bob;
Savitch, Jessica

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