NBC Evening News for Friday, Sep 04, 1981
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(Studio) Federal Aviation Administration reported establishing new job position aiding air traffic controllers in effort to attract pilots; details given.
REPORTER: John Chancellor
(DC) Details of new Federal Aviation Administration program, aimed at pilots like American Airlines' John Eager, examined; films shown. Opposition to program by picketing controllers noted. [Striker Jim STAKEM - claims pilots are ignorant regarding air traffic controlling.] FAA's limits for new controllers outlined.
REPORTER: Robert Hager
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