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European Air Travel Problems #500256

NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Aug 02, 1978
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(Studio) Report on long waits for tourists in getting cheap air fares back to US from Europe.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(London, England) Details given about problems Americans have in getting standby seating on flights back to United States because of Britishers taking vacations to United States and using reserved seating. Situations at Pan Am, Trans World Airlines, Inc. (TWA) and British Airways, even with Concorde, described. Attempts to get flights on Freddie Laker's Skytrain described; makeshift camps outside office noted. [WOMAN - talks of reunion with others next year]
REPORTER: John Cochran

Brinkley, David;
Cochran, John

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