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Apollo 15 #218364

CBS Evening News for Saturday, Jul 31, 1971
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(Studio) Apollo 15 astronauts Colonel David River Scott and Lieutenant Colonel James B. Irwin ride lunar rover on moon.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd

(NYC) Lunar Rover front wheel steering fails, but astronauts drive rover 2 hrs. with rear steering. Film shows astronauts climbing out of lunar module, walking on moon; equipping and riding lunar rover while conversing with mission control; Hadley Rille, astronauts setting up scientific experiments. Astronauts spent 6 1/2 hrs. on moon outside spacecraft.
REPORTER: David Schoumacher

Mudd, Roger;
Schoumacher, David

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