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Continental Airlines #89327

ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Mar 07, 1984
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(Studio) Antagonistic ptys. noted questioning Continental Airlines' safety following its reorg. under bankruptcy recently and annulment of previous union contracts.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(San Francisco, California) Air Line Pilots Association's list of allegations regarding Continental's alleged safety violations examined; union noted ordering all members to compile incidents following loss of contract. [Association president Hank DUFFY - claims airline violates safety regulations; elaborates.] Incident involving Continental's use of structurally damaged plane for flights last yr. cited as example [Continental senior vice president Dick ADAMS - responds to allegations.] Airline's criticism of union's smear campaign outlined. [ADAMS - claims ALPA wants to put them out of business] [DUFFY - responds.] No. chgs. leveled pilots union which Federal Aviation Administration has verified as actually occurring outlined on screen, discussed.
REPORTER: Gary Shepard

Jennings, Peter;
Shepard, Gary

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