NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Sep 18, 1991
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(National Airport, Washington: Robert Hager) American Telephone and Telegraph (AT&T) mechanical failure which led to air traffic stackup in the Northeast yesterday featured; details outlined on screen; animation shown. [Air Traffic Controllers' Union Mike McNALLY, Barry KRASNER - comment on helplessness of controllers.] [Two TRAVELERS - comment.] Government plan to replace the communications system mentioned. Discussion held about the likelihood of this problem reoccurring.
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