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Greater Boston; Dealership Closings / Commuter Pilots / Perfectly Imperfect

05/18/2009


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Series
Greater Boston
Program
Dealership Closings / Commuter Pilots / Perfectly Imperfect
Program Number

5/15/2009, 5/18/2009

Series Description

HUB CITY AT ITS BEST. A LOOK AT EVERYTHING AND EVERYBODY INTERESTING IN BOSTON. HOSTED BY EMILY ROONEY. Series release date: 1/1997

Program Description

Dealership Closings Chrysler announced last week that it is cutting 789 dealerships nationwide, including 12 in Massachusetts. A day after Chrysler announced its cuts, GM announced that it is cutting 40 percent of its nearly 6,000 dealerships nationwide, including at least 12 in Massachusetts. Guests: Herb Chambers, President, Herb Chambers Companies; Ray Ciccolo, State Director, National Auto Dealers Association; Nai Ko, Owner, Midway Motors

Commuter Pilots Last week, a three-day federal hearing into the Feb. 12 crash of a Colgan Air Inc. plane outside Buffalo, which killed 50 people, exposed serious problems in regional aviation, spotlighting the gaps in pay, training and experience between pilots who work for commuter airlines versus the majors. Guests: Alex Lapointe, Regional Airline Pilot; Arnold Barnett, Sloan School of Management, MIT

Perfectly Imperfect Lee Woodruff’s newest book, Perfectly Imperfect, chronicles her life as wife, mother, daughter, sister, and friend. The book’s stories highlight such universal topics as family, marriage, friends, and how life never seems to go as planned. Guests: Lee Woodruff, Author, Perfectly Imperfect

Duration

00:28:30

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
News Report
Topics
Local Communities
News
Citation
Chicago: “Greater Boston; Dealership Closings / Commuter Pilots / Perfectly Imperfect,” 05/18/2009, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 3, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_02C526C92E07433D9266CE8AFC84C1E8.
MLA: “Greater Boston; Dealership Closings / Commuter Pilots / Perfectly Imperfect.” 05/18/2009. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 3, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_02C526C92E07433D9266CE8AFC84C1E8>.
APA: Greater Boston; Dealership Closings / Commuter Pilots / Perfectly Imperfect. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_02C526C92E07433D9266CE8AFC84C1E8
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