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Transcontinental Balloon Crossing #270462

CBS Evening News for Monday, May 12, 1980
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(Studio) Successful transcontinental balloon crossing by Maxie Anderson and son reported; details given, map shown.
REPORTER: Walter Cronkite

(Saint Felicien, Canada) Balloon, Kitty Hawk, noted landing in Quebec; details given, films shown. [Kris ANDERSON - says he doesn't understand why his father keeps ballooning.] [Maxie ANDERSON - comments.] Aspects of trip, originally scheduled to land at Kitty Hawk, North Carolina, outlined. [Maxie ANDERSON - pins pilots wings on son.]
REPORTER: Jerry Landay

Cronkite, Walter;
Landay, Jerry

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