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China, PR Pilot Defector Update #55655

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 12, 1978
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(Studio) Update on Chinese fighter pilot who landed MiG fighter in Taiwan last year and defected.
REPORTER: Frank Reynolds

(Taipei, Taiwan) Details about life led by Fan yuan-yen since his defection to Taiwan from China (PR) last year given. Films shown. His adjustments to capitalist lifestyles described. Presentation to pilot of various gifts, include photograph of President Carter by visiting; Plains, Georgia, residents, mentioned.
REPORTER: Ken Kashiwahara

Kashiwahara, Ken;
Reynolds, Frank

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