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Indochina / Air War #219824

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jan 19, 1972
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(Studio) United States B-52s hammer North Vietnam supply routes and troop concentrations as enemy builds up for Tet offensive. North Vietnam steps up aerial defenses with Soviet built MiG fighters and anti-aircraft missile sites. United States Phantom jet brings down MiG over North Vietnam.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Pentagon) North Vietnam mass surface-to-air missiles and anti-aircraft guns in North Vietnam and Laos to down United States planes from South Vietnam, Thailand, and aircraft carriers. North Vietnam radar versus United States air defense explained.
REPORTER: Bob Schieffer

Reporter(s):
Cronkite, Walter;
Schieffer, Bob
Duration:
00:03:40

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