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Greater Boston; Distracted Pilots / Senate Debate / In Her Wake

10/27/2009


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Series
Greater Boston
Program
Distracted Pilots / Senate Debate / In Her Wake
Program Number

10/27/2009, 10/28/2009

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

Distracted Pilots Last week, pilots of a Delta commercial jet liner overshot their destination by 150 miles. Delta said the pilots were using a laptop and talking about the new flight scheduling system put into place in the wake of Northwest's merger with Delta Air Lines.

Guests: Patrick Smith, Former Pilot; Missy Cummings, Professor of Aeronautics, MIT

Senate Debate Last night, the four Democratic candidates vying for the late Sen. Kennedy’s senate seat squared off in their first debate.

Guests: Scott Helman, Political Editor, The Boston Globe; Thomas Whalen, Political Historian, Boston University

In Her Wake In 1963, psychiatrist Nancy Rappaport’s mother committed suicide after a contentious divorce and custody battle. In her new book, “In Her Wake” Rappaport explores theories of suicide, presents case histories of suicidal patients, and takes readers on detours involving her siblings and family friends

Guests: Nancy Rappaport, Author

Duration

00:28:30

Asset Type

Broadcast program

Media Type

Video

Genres
News Report
Topics
News
Local Communities
Citation
Chicago: “Greater Boston; Distracted Pilots / Senate Debate / In Her Wake,” 10/27/2009, WGBH Media Library & Archives, accessed December 9, 2016, http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D252B35BB4194268A4A1D02D8895C9D2.
MLA: “Greater Boston; Distracted Pilots / Senate Debate / In Her Wake.” 10/27/2009. WGBH Media Library & Archives. Web. December 9, 2016. <http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D252B35BB4194268A4A1D02D8895C9D2>.
APA: Greater Boston; Distracted Pilots / Senate Debate / In Her Wake. Boston, MA: WGBH Media Library & Archives. Retrieved from http://openvault.wgbh.org/catalog/V_D252B35BB4194268A4A1D02D8895C9D2
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