ABC Evening News for Wednesday, Dec 31, 1969
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(Studio) Space program also under attack.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Studio) NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) to cut Apollo moon-landings to 2 yearly To halt those in 1972 and switch to earth orbit flights for space station program. Apollo XIV to go up in 1974. Apollo XX canceled. Scientists delighted with lull between flights. Electronic Research Center in Boston closed. More cuts sought. President Nixon expected to approve space shuttle and station.
REPORTER: Jules Bergman
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