NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 17, 1981
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(Studio) Near-miss over north New Jersey involving jet liner and private plane reported.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(Newark, New Jersey) Details of incident, involving People Express and private plane, examined; diagram, films shown. [Passenger Emanuel KELMENSON - describes incident.] Pvt. plane pilot noted denying incident occurred. [Federal Aviation Administration spokesperson Irving MOSS - denies event has any relationship with air traffic controllers' strike.] No. of near-misses since strike began mentioned.
REPORTER: Willie Monroe, Artist: Ida Libby Dengrove
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