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Space Shuttle #274605

CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Nov 03, 1981
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(Studio) Concern over weather by officials trying to launch space shuttle Columbia tomorrow noted; continuing preparations of astronauts Joe Engle and Richard Truly noted include former shuttle crewman John Young. [ENGLE and TRULY - comment.] [Weather ofr. Captain Don. GREENE - notes inability to predict specific weather for launch.] [Shuttle operations director George PAGE - comments.] First launch recalled, shown. [ENGLE, TRULY - comment.] Problems surfacing during 1st mission reviewed ; goals of 2nd trip examined. Rockwell animation shown. [TRULY, ENGLE - anticipate mission's success.] Importance of mission discussed.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

Reporter(s):
Rather, Dan
Duration:
00:05:00

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