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History: Space / Mission Control #1114267

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Aug 05, 2017
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(Studio: Reena Ninan) Report introduced.

(Houston: Mark Strassman) A fund-raising effort the save the manned space program's Mission Control {1965-1992} for future generations featured; scenes shown from July 20, 1969, of man walking on the moon: Apollo 11, the explosion on Apollo 13 & from the movie & from today's wrecked Mission Control room. [Then flight director Gene KRANZ††- says we won the battle for space in this room; expresses frustration about this room where history was made.]

(Studio: Reena Ninan) How much money has been raised so far for the restoration noted.

Ninan, Reena;
Strassman, Mark

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