NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Feb 23, 1983
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(Studio) Justice Department reported filing antitrust suit against American Airlines due to company pres.'s alleged price-fixing efforts with Braniff International prior to its collapse.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(DC) Background to government's case involving American Airlines president Robert Crandall due to his telephone conversation with Braniff president Howard Putnam examined; contents of conversation quoted on screen. [American spokesperson Lowell DUNCAN - believes suit is unjustified.]
REPORTER: Carl Stern
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