NBC Evening News for Monday, Oct 06, 1980
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(Studio) Rescue of passengers and crew from burning cruise liner Prinsendam in Gulf of Alaska by Coast Guard reported; details given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(Valdez, AK) United States Coast Guard tape shown; ship's fire and rescue examined. Unanswered questions about situation noted. [PASSENGERS - criticize overcrowded lifeboat, crew's behavior.] Accusations of inappropriate behavior by ship's crew and threat of lawsuits noted. [MAN - notes loss of all belongings.] Passengers said en route home today.
REPORTER: David Burrington
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