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Alaska Pipeline #250313

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Feb 01, 1977
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(Studio) FPC judge today recommends approval of Alaska pipeline plan by companies which go under name Arctic Gas Company Plan approval by President, Congress and Canadian government necessary.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Los Angeles, California) Pipeline would begin at Prudhoe Bay, AK, to split in Canada, part to west coast, part to Midwest to supply lines to eastern Arctic Gas president Bob Ward talks about pipeline in Anchorage, AK, office. [WARD - says neither Arctic Gas nor any gas company could solve problems this winter, or for next few winters, or completely solve it at all, but will be great help.] Pipeline officials say today's decision is major hurdle to completion of pipeline.
REPORTER: Terry Drinkwater

Cronkite, Walter;
Drinkwater, Terry

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