RTÉ launches a teletext service Aertel.

Vincent Finn the RTÉ Director General launches Aertel a teletext service. Speaking to reporter Gerry Reynolds he expresses his hopes for the new service and the potential for commercial revenue through advertising. The report shows staff working at computer screens and some pages of the Aertel service.

Barry O'Halloran the Chief Editor of Aertel says that in a short time teletext television sets will be the norm rather than the exception.