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Medicine: Swine Flu Outbreak / Plane Travel #930993

CNN Evening News for Thursday, Apr 30, 2009
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(Studio: Anderson Cooper) The breaking news on the swine flu in the US & Mexico recapped.

(Teterboro, New Jersey: Randi Kaye) The facts about the flu examined; details given about transmission on planes & what you should do on a plane. [On "Today," Vice President Joe BIDEN - says he would not go on an aircraft.] [Lahey Clinic Dr. Mark GENDREAU†- says there is no scientific evidence that virus spreads in an aircraft cabin.] Biden's statement updated by his office. [Air Transport Assn. Jim MAY†- says it is safe to fly.]

(Studio: Anderson Cooper. Erica Hill) The question of whether Kaye got to fly on a private plane discussed.

Cooper, Anderson;
Kaye, Randi;
Erica, Anderson Cooper.

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