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A Closer Look (Space: Business Ventures) #178216

ABC Evening News for Friday, Feb 20, 1998
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(Studio: Lisa McRee) The 36th anniversary of the first orbit of the earth by astronaut John Glenn, who is training to go back into space, noted; film shown.

(Thornton, Colorado: Ned Potter) The next step in America's exploration of space examined; scenes shown of astronauts in space. [The New Ocean author William BURROWS - the second space age is now starting.] The developments in the private sector, such as by Space Imaging Eosat, outlined. [Space Imaging Eosat Dave EDWARDS - comments on practical uses of space.]

McRee, Lisa;
Potter, Ned

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