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(Studio: Brian Williams) The heavy travel on the July 4th weekend reported; scenes shown from Chicago's O'Hare airport.
(Washington: Robert Hager) The alarming and growing problem of pilot fatigue examined; examples of near disasters due to pilot fatigue cited. Proposed changes in pilot work rules outlined. [NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) researcher Mark ROSEKIND, pilot's union John O'BRIEN, Airline Association Carol HOWLAND - talk about the issue.]
(Studio: Brian Williams) Discussion of the problem of pilot fatigue with Captain Skip Giles featured. [GILES - says if the proposal of 10 hours rest time is not enforced, fatal accidents will occur.]
- Hager, Robert;
- Williams, Brian
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