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Persian Gulf Crisis / United States Military / Apache Helicopter #130986

ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 28, 1990
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Recent ABC News report on problems in using M-1 tanks in Persian Gulf recalled.

(Pentagon: Bob Zelnick) Evaluation by General Accounting Office of Army's Apache attack helicopters featured; scenes shown from Defense Department video of Apaches in action. [US central command General H. Norman SCHWARZKOPF - says tank killers will help us kick Iraqi President Saddam Hussein's butt.] Technical problems with these helicopters outlined on screen with diagrams. [General Accounting Office Frank CONAHAN - comments.] [Operation Desert Shield Major Doug FOSTER - praises Apache's performance in the field in Saudi Arabia.]

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Zelnick, Bob
Duration:
00:02:30

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