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Space Shuttles #285166

CBS Evening News for Monday, Jul 05, 1982
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(Studio) Space shuttle Columbia, examined at Edwards AFB, California, said ready for next flight; arrival in Cape Canaveral of shuttle Challenger reported, shown.
REPORTER: Dan Rather

(Lompoc, California) W.C. Fields' movie satirizing Lompoc noted; scenes shown courtesy W.C. Fields Prods. Transformation of Lompoc and Vandenburg AFB into 2nd home of space shuttles examined; films shown. [General Richard HENRY - thinks public puts national security above curiosity vis-a-vis shuttles.] Shuttle program's impact on community discussed. [WOMAN - notes house payments.] [PEOPLE - praise town.]

Dow, David;
Rather, Dan

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