NBC Evening News for Thursday, Nov 15, 2007
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(Reagan National Airport: Tom Costello) President Bush’s plan to relieve air traffic over the Thanksgiving holiday reviewed; details given about his order to open military air space for commercial use and his other proposals; map shown. [PASSENGER – describes being stuck inside a delayed plane.] [BUSH – comments on the failures of the aviation system.] [Travelocity editor at large Amy ZIFF- says we have to address this antiquated air traffic system.] [In Denver, 2 PASSENGERS – comment.] [Representative Leonard BOSWELL- admonishes airline and airport executives.] The JetBlue meltdown earlier this year recalled. [JetBlue CEO David BARGER- says this will not happen again.] The impact of the weather on flight times discussed.
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