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Sunday Cover (Disabled Pilots) #791560

CBS Evening News for Sunday, May 22, 2005
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(Studio: John Roberts) The use of the 60-year-old Ercoupe airplane designed without rudder pedals for pilots with leg disabilities featured; scenes shown from Spruce Creek, Florida, of the little plane in flight. [Young disabled flyer Dylan SAUCHUK‡- says flying gives him freedom.] [Ercoupe owner Glen DAVIS†- says all the plane's controls are in your hands.] [Student pilot Ed GRANATO†, Experimental Aircraft Assn. Keith PHILLIPS†- talk about flying the Ercoupe.]

Roberts, John

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