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Space Shuttle #274317

CBS Evening News for Friday, Nov 13, 1981
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(Studio) Technical difficulties reported causing early return of space shuttle Columbia; details given. Major objectives said accomplished by astronauts Richard Truly and Joe Engle.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Houston, Texas) Astronaut's mission examined; films from shuttle shown. [Astronaut Sally RIDE - tells Engle and Truly of shortened mission.] Details of flight examined. [Program manager Glynn LUNNEY - explains reason for shortening mission.]
REPORTER: Morton Dean

(Studio) Live coverage of shuttle's return tomorrow announced.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Dean, Morton;
Rather, Dan

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