CBS Evening News for Tuesday, Mar 27, 1984
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REPORTER: Dan Rather
(Edwards AFB, California) Sophistication of future United States Air Force fighter planes and implications for pilots examined; Northrop test films shown. [Lieutenant Colonel Harry HEIMPLE - explains benefits of new computerized F-16 plane.] Other advanced weaponry systems described, shown. [Major Gino ARNOLD - describes complexity of fighter pilot's role.] [Aerospace Research Lab. spokesperson Tom FURNESS - describes new helmet.] [Lieutenant Colonel Arthur BIANCO - compares new developments with Star "Wars" and R2D2.] Scenes from "Star Wars" shown courtesy Lucasfilm.
REPORTER: David Martin
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