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Vietnam/Tet Offensive #221501

CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 11, 1972
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(Studio) More small scale enemy attacks reported in South Vietnam, in what may be first stages of Tet offensive. United States and South Vietnam air attacks increase to thwart enemy ativity.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Tonkin Gulf) Aboard United States Aircraft Carrier Constellation, reporter describes planes taking off to bomb Central Highlands and block offensive. [Tonkin Gulf Commander, Admiral Damon COOPER - says Navy's role in Vietnam is no longer decreasing, but is expanding. Carriers, used as floating air bases, replace closed out land bases.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

Cronkite, Walter;
Plante, Bill

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