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Los Angeles, California / Airport Shooting / Security / Boim Interview #704743

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Jul 04, 2002
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(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Los Angeles: Charles Feldman) The shooting at the El Al Airlines terminal at the Los Angeles International Airport featured; scenes shown from the terminal area. [WITNESS - describes what happened in the shooting.] [FBI Eric GARCIA†- comments on the "appearance" of the gunman.] [Two OFFICIALS - comment on the shooting.] The specific place where the shooting occurred & the "murky" background to the incident discussed.

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Report introduced.

(Washington: Patty Davis) The reaction to the Los Angeles airport shooting & the issue of airport security reviewed; statement from intelligence that there is no link between the Los Angeles shooting & terrorism outlined.

(Studio: Aaron Brown) Live interview held with former El Al security director Issy Boim† about El Al's careful approach to security; background scenes shown from the Los Angeles airport. [By phone, BOIM†- talks about creating layers of security; suggests security measures should be confidential & not laid out to the public; says a gunman shooting at the airport indicates a need for security whether or not it is a terrorist incident.]

Brown, Aaron;
Davis, Patty;
Feldman, Charles

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