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Manned Skylab Cancelled / Symington #204003

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jun 11, 1969
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(Studio) Manned lunar orbital laboratory project junked to cut costs at loss of $1.6 billion. Reporter asks Defense Secretary Melvin Laird if project stopped to get back at critic, Senator Stuart Symington.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) [LAIRD - says no political in decision. Major portions of contract were to have been in Pennsylvania and California, not Missouri.]
REPORTER: Steve Rowan

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Rowan, Steve
Duration:
00:01:00

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