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Apollo XVII #462188

NBC Evening News for Monday, Dec 04, 1972
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(Studio) Apollo XVII countdown going smoothly. Threatened strike averted. Astronauts, Cernan, Schmitt and Evans get ready for flight.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Cape Kennedy, Florida) Space Center prepares for flight.

(Studio) NBC will cover Wednesday night launch. Cape Kennedy won't die with termination of Apollo program.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(Cape Kennedy, Florida) Loss of 20,000 jobs in last 3 years at Space Center hasn't killed town yet. Retirees came to area en mass and businesses move in anticipating labor layoffs. Most ex-NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) employees move into new jobs. [Former space engineer Lin NEAL - says business good.]
REPORTER: John Dancy

Chancellor, John;
Dancy, John;
Hartz, Jim

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