ABC Evening News for Friday, Sep 03, 1976
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(Studio) Viking II spacecraft nearing Mars and scheduled to land shortly on Utopian Dunes, where scientists hope there's better chance of finding life.
REPORTER: Howard K. Smith
(Pasadena, California) Problems of lander and orbiter and in communications noted. Landing site map shown; site described. Possible there'll be no pictures till Saturday night when lander faces earth and can send pictures directly without orbiter.
REPORTER: Jules Bergman
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