CBS Evening News for Friday, Aug 14, 1981
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Bypassed introduction. (Studio) (Report in progress) Report introduced
REPORTER: Dan Rather
(DC) President Reagan reported delaying decision on MX missile system; apparent reasons for his delay outlined. Defense Secretary Caspar Weinberger's position on B-1 product, Stealth and MX noted; Jimmy Carter mentioned. Drawing of new aircraft known as Big Bird shown, courtesy Aviation Week magazine; details of plane given. Possible outcome of MX debate considered.
REPORTER: Jim McManus
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