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Army Equipment #113770

ABC Evening News for Monday, Feb 01, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(DC: John Martin) Defense spending figs. for Army's earth moving equipment featured; details given, scenes shown. [Commander Army Engineer Center Major General William RENO - says machines move soil.] Process of giving away or selling old heavy construction vehicles detailed. [RENO - explains age of equipment.] [Equipment operator Pete PENFIELD - says machine runs as if were brand new.] [Equipment superintendent Roland JACQUES - says got good deal on machines.] Models of new earth moving machines shown. [RENO - defends new scraper.] Army recommendations noted. [Representative Gerry SIKORSKI - discusses wasteful spending.] [RENO - discusses ACE vehicle.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) Army statement on future sales of old equipment noted.

Jennings, Peter;
Martin, John

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