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Eye On America (Homeland Security / Smuggling) Part II #652901

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Jan 22, 2002
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.

(Sebastian, Florida: Wyatt Andrews) The difficulties of preventing smugglers from bringing illegal goods into the United States examined; details given of the use by smugglers of small airplanes that are almost invisible to radar; scenes shown of a Velocity airplane and a smuggling run. [US Customs Joe BENDIG - says people should be concerned; says fiberglass skin absorbs radar.] [Drug Enforcement Administration Rod BENSON - says Mexican authorities were told a smuggler had five Velocity planes; says more than one group is beginning to use the planes.] [Velocity vice president Scott BAKER - says the plane was not designed to hide from radar.]

Andrews, Wyatt;
Rather, Dan

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