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Eye On America (Women in the Military) #358050

CBS Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 27, 1994
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Report introduced.

(Fort Campbell, Kentucky: David Martin) Kathy Jirell, first woman ever to command an Apache war helicopter, featured; scenes shown of the plane in action. [JIRELL - talks about the battle of women in the military.] The response in the formerly all-men unit noted. [Apache pilots Brian STEWMON, John JONES, Captain Johan HAROLDSON - say that Kathy is no different.] The issue of physical strength of women in combat mentioned. [JIRELL - says that it is mental strength that counts.]

Chung, Connie;
Martin, David

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