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Apollo 13 / Reentry Plans #450701

NBC Evening News for Thursday, Apr 16, 1970
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Bypassed Introduction Chet Huntley (NYC)

(Studio) Apollo 13 speeds toward Earth; critical course correction; maneuvers precede reentry tomorrow.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

(No location given) Spacecraft cold due to power conservation; astronauts receive instructions for unprecedented reentry moves; trouble may have been caused by foreign matter in oxygen tank; other astronauts confident in space program.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(No location given) [Astronaut Neil ARMSTRONG - says emergencies prepared for before flight; all problems unique.]
REPORTER: No reporter given

(No location given) Pre-reentry maneuvers explained. [Astronaut Alan BEAN - reports engines capable of reentry power; no trouble expected; reentry routine after cmd. module separation.]
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Studio) Splashdown area weather good; live NBC coverage.
REPORTER: Chet Huntley

Chancellor, John;
Huntley, Chet

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