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A Closer Look (Sink or Swim) #726914

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Apr 23, 2003
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) A closer look at the deeply troubled airline industry introduced; statistics cited on airline losses & layoffs.

(New York: Bob Jamieson) The question of whether the government should bail out the industry examined; scenes shown of jetliners parked in the Mojave Desert; details given of the industry's problems before September 11. [Deutsche Bank airline analyst Susan DONOFRIO† - says the airlines should face survival of the fittest.] [Yale University law school professor Michael LEVINE†- says airlines will change only if they have to.] [Chicagoland chamber of commerce Jerry ROPER†- explains the economic impact of United Airlines workers on Chicago.]

Jennings, Peter;
Jamieson, Bob

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