NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jun 26, 1980
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(Studio) Representative Robert Whittaker's allegation that Federal Aviation Administration may be temporarily with records with regard to computer failures at airports reported.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(Aurora, Illinois) Air traffic controller's union said chging. Federal Aviation Administration with consistent falsification of records; details given. [Controller Terry ANDERSON - describes incident on June 13 involving FAA's alleged falsification of breakdown record.] [Controller Carl KERN - notes length of time computer was down.] [Center chief George GUNTER - responds to chgs.] Dispute between Federal Aviation Administration and traffic controllers outlined.
REPORTER: Roger O'Neil
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