The Canadian Press

1981-08-10 | Air-Traffic-Controllers

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Striking American air traffic controllers were fired in August. The president of the Canadian air traffic control association, Bill Robertson, said August 10 that the controllers now maintaining service in the U.S. were incompetent.

Date: 1981-08-10
Placeline: Ottawa, ON, Canada
Source: The Canadian Press
Length: 34 seconds

Transcript Prediction: << incompetent in experience unqualified whatever tag you cared put on it, he cannot move air traffic controllers around and automatically have them trained and qualified to work tomorrow that's for the people that were ever qualified to start with for instance if you move a controller from Montreal the trauma it takes about a year even always controller Montreal from become qualified drawn on all the time he's getting qualified there he has to work under the direct supervision of a fully qualified controller and licensed person for Toronto >>

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