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Laos Operation / Aftermath / USS Kitty Hawk #215768

CBS Evening News for Sunday, Mar 28, 1971
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(Studio) North Vietnam attacking United States and South Vietnam convoys, withdrawing from Laos operation in South Vietnam; United States Vandergrift base in South Vietnam shelled; United States continues bombing Ho Chi Minh Trail in Laos.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(Gulf of Tonkin) Planes from two United States aircraft carriers provided air support throughout Laos Operation. [USS Kitty Hawk Lieutenant Fred KNEE - says missions enjoyable; helping allies, can see, hear about results.] Landing on carrier most difficult part of missions. [KNEE - says landings are very demanding; talks about mail received from back home; in response to reporter's question, admits landing on wrong carrier once; won't be 1st to do it twice.]
REPORTER: Morton Dean

Dean, Morton;
Mudd, Roger

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