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Airlines Safety / Fare Wars #558695

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 12, 1988
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Govt.'s annual air safety report outlined. Airlines reported cutting fares. Report introduced.

(NYC: Mike Jensen) [Airline WORKER - explains triple mileage.] Air wars featured. [Phoenix, Arizona, Sharice JOHNSON - wants to accrue enough miles to fly overseas.] Fare prices discussed. [New Jersey's Marilyn CHRISTOPHER - is reaping benefits of husband's air travel.] Airline execs. reported worrying about fare wars. [TWA executive vice president Morton EHRLICH - discusses triple mileage.] Experts quoted regarding airlines' free flights. [Mark JACOVIS - flew to Hawaii first class on coach fare.] Consumers noted benefiting from triple mileage.

Brokaw, Tom;
Jensen, Mike

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