CBS Evening News for Monday, Oct 03, 1988
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(Studio: Dan Rather) Report introduced.
(Edwards AFB, California: Jerry Bowen) People shown watching shuttle Discovery's landing. [Ex-astronaut Chuck YEAGER - says shuttle program will never be risk-free.] [Captain Bill HIGGENBOTHAM - comments on daily risks.] Dangers test pilots face discussed. [Test pilot instructor Major Charlie PRECOURT - comments.] [Student test pilot Captain Scott BERG - comments on risk.] [Space Telescope Science Institution spokesperson Robert BROWN - comments.] [Apollo 8 astronaut Bill ANDERS - says Americans should accept that space travel is risky.]
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