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Skylab #263771

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 14, 1979
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(Studio) 6 year old Skylab's reentry considered.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(DC) Current estimate for Skylab's reentry given; NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) film shown Inability of NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) to determine when and where Skylab will reenter until it actually does stated. [NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) Richard SMITH - discusses situation.] Expected reentry pattern explained; simulation shown. Various risk factors involved cited on screen. NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) official quoted with regard to "Smithsonian" magazine speculation of reentry hazards.
REPORTER: Bill Plante

Cronkite, Walter;
Plante, Bill

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