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CBS Evening News Special Report: Aviation Safety in America

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Aviation safety - CBS Evening News with Katie CouricWhen was the last time you thought about how much sleep your pilot had? Or how much training the air traffic controller had? Or where the airplane got its last tune-up?

Statistically, the United States is enjoying the safest skies in aviation history.

But how safe is air travel in a struggling economy?

In the investigative series, “Where America Stands,” CBS News Travel Editor Peter Greenberg a hard look at airline safety in the year since the crash of Continental Flight 3407.

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