ABC Evening News for Sunday, Jan 28, 1979
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(Studio) Report with regard to hijacking of United Airlines jet en route from Los Angeles to New York City introduced
REPORTER: Sam Donaldson
(NYC) Hijacker shown being led from airport. Hijacker, Irene McKinney, said to have requested Charlton Heston or another personality to read statement on network television. [HESTON - will do whatever asked.] [Uniden. hijack VICTIM - speaks of experience.] Theodore Bikel and Sam Jaffe noted as being on plane.
REPORTER: Bill Stewart (WABC newstape)
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