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United / Pilots' Strike #96117

ABC Evening News for Friday, May 17, 1985
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(NYC) Impact of United Airlines pilots' strike on passengers examined; films shown. [PEOPLE - comment.] United commercial shown; extent of United's United States service and cutback due to strike illustrated on map. [PEOPLE - comment.]
REPORTER: Jay Schadler

(Honolulu, Hawaii) Strike's effect here described; films shown. [PEOPLE - complain.] Implications for Hawaii's tourism considered. [MAN - anticipates econ. impact.]
REPORTER: Gary Shepard

(NYC) [Pilots Rich NEWTON, Richard MOON - explain striking.] United flight attendants mentioned honoring picket lines. [United spokesperson Joe HOPKINS - hopes for rapid settlement.] Strike issues outlined, explained.
REPORTER: John McKenzie

Jennings, Peter;
McKenzie, John;
Schadler, Jay;
Shepard, Gary

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