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Space Shuttle / Atlantis #327291

CBS Evening News for Saturday, May 06, 1989
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(Studio: Bob Schieffer) Report introduced.

(Johnson Space Center: Peter Van Sant) What is happening on board space shuttle Atlantis featured; scenes shown from NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) tape. [Voice of astronaut Mike LEE - comments.] Camcorder pictures of earth shown. Journey of space probe Magellan to Venus updated. [NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) space scientist Faith VILAS - says she hopes United States conts. planetary exploration.] Later projects to explore Jupiter and launch an orbiting telescope noted; animations shown. [NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) scientist Bill ROSSOW - discusses the wait by scientists.]

Schieffer, Bob;
Van Sant, Peter

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