Beating the Millennium Bug

Mid-March found Steven Hacker buttonholing congressmen, senators, and aides in Washington, D.C. The top concern for the executive director for the International Association of Exposition Management? Air travel safety at the turn of the millennium.

A month earlier, the General Accounting Office had filed a congressional report stating that the Federal Aviation Administration could suffer a dramatic computer glitch on January 1, 2000--closing down every airport in the nation--because th

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