NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Nov 03, 1999
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Chicago: Jim Avila) Plans for Airbus Industrie to build the world's largest passenger plane featured; details given of the A3XX plane's size; computer animation shown. [Airbus Institute David VENZ - says it will fly like any other plane, but be bigger.] [Long-distance flyer Bob GARVIS - talks about the larger plane.] [Northwestern University Transportation Center director Aaron GELLMAN - says the plane is no good if seats aren't filled.] [Aviation Consumer Action Project Paul HUDSON - expresses safety concerns.]
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