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Presidential Helicopters #778202

ABC Evening News for Friday, Jan 28, 2005
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(Studio: Charles Gibson) Report introduced.

(White House: John Cochran) The outcome of the competition to build the presidential helicopter fleet examined; details given of the pressure on President Bush from British Prime Minister Tony Blair & Italian Prime Minister Silvio Berlusconi to buy the European model instead of the American-made Sikorsky chopper & about the decision that European parts will be assembled by America's Lockheed Martin company. [Sikorsky helicopter mechanic Andy BURKE†- says we build an American aircraft.] [Lockheed Martin Stephen RAMSEY†- talks global economy.]

Reporter(s):
Gibson, Charles;
Cochran, John
Duration:
00:01:40

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