NBC Evening News for Thursday, May 25, 2000
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Washington: Robert Hager) Concerns about flight delays on this Memorial holiday weekend examined; statistics on flight schedules cited; details given of the job action by United Airlines' pilots. [At airports, two TRAVELLERS - comment.] [Air Line Pilots Association Dennis DOLAN - comments on airport capacity.] Federal Aviation Administration statement on how the airlines are dealing with bad weather quoted. [Aviation analyst Michael BOYD - says we are looking at a bad summer due to air traffic control problems.]
(Studio: Tom Brokaw) AAA predictions for holiday travel noted.
(Dallas: Jim Cummins) The rising gasoline prices featured. [Dallas driver Nicole SMITH; in Illinois, teacher Lisa TENNER - react to the high gas prices.] [AAA Jeff SUNDSTROM - says there is a shortage in newly refined gasoline.] [Secretary of Energy Bill RICHARDSON - predicts a price drop by the end of summer.] [Stock owner Alice OLSON - comments.]