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Space: Space Station Tourist #196686

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Apr 24, 2001
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(Studio: Peter Jennings) Report introduced.

(New York: Ned Potter) The decision to allow American millionaire businessman Dennis Tito to visit the International Space Station examined; scenes shown of Tito training in Russia for space travel. [TITO - comments.] [NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) William READDY - says space travel is not routine.] [Space station astronaut James VOSS - offers welcome.] The greater prospect of paying passengers travelling into space outlined. [X Prize Foundation Gregg MARYNIAK - comments on commercial space travel.]

(Studio: Peter Jennings) The restrictions on Tito's visit to the space station outlined.

Reporter(s):
Jennings, Peter;
Potter, Ned
Duration:
00:02:40

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