CBS Evening News for Friday, Feb 20, 1976
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(Studio) 8 days ago, USSR put Cosmos #803 into orbit. 804 launched Monday It's mission is to destroy 1st satellite. 804 failed, but Washington, DC concerned.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite
(DC) 1st Soviet test of killer satellite system in 4 years Procedure explained. Strategic Arms Limitation Talks (SALT) I bars United States or USSR from tampering with each other's spy satellite. No limits placed on tests. United States could be at military disadvantage if USSR develops way to destroy satellites.
REPORTER: Ike Pappas
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