• Short Summary

    Monday's world-wide strike by airline pilots is likely to hit hardest in the United States, where it's estimated that nearly half-a-million passengers could be affected by the one-day stoppage.

  • Description

    Monday's world-wide strike by airline pilots is likely to hit hardest in the United States, where it's estimated that nearly half-a-million passengers could be affected by the one-day stoppage.

    As news of the strike -- aimed at forcing international action against the growing hijacking menace -- broke yesterday (Friday), National Broadcasting Company reporter Bob Jamieson sought out opinions in Chicago's O'Hare Airport, one of the world's busiest.

    During his report and interviews, transcribed below, Jamieson found sympathy for the pilots' cause amongst some of the air passengers likely to be inconvenienced. But he also discovered that not all of the pilots are unanimous in supporting the stoppage. Pilots of one airline have rejected the strike call by the International Federation of Airline Pilots Association:

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    Film ID:
    VLVAARLTGJPA36GIGWAZDKLCZRVH
    Media URN:
    VLVAARLTGJPA36GIGWAZDKLCZRVH
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/06/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:11:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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