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America's Cup / Sailing Tech. #118307

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Sep 06, 1988
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Controversy over America's Cup boat designs reviewed. Report introduced.

(San Diego, California: Ken Kashiwahara) New Zealand and United States boats for race featured; details given, scenes shown. [Sailing analyst Gary JOBSON - notes differences in boats.] Technological advances in sailing examined. [Stars and Stripes designer David HUBBARD - discusses wind sail.] [Hewlett Packard spokesperson Dick WATTS - talks about yacht New Zealand.] [New Zealand project director John WADE - explains use of computers on board.] [New Zealand designer Tom SCHNACKENBERG - comments on high technology] [New Zealand skipper David BARNES - discusses technology and sailing.] Tomorrow's race previewed.

Jennings, Peter;
Kashiwahara, Ken

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