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NBC Evening News for Monday, Mar 27, 1972
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(Studio) Lockheed Aircraft and its C-5A airplane in news. Lockheed misled government on production progress, according to Senator William Proxmire. Says government then concealed overpmt.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) [PROXMIRE - says Lockheed received excess pmts. of $400 million due to over stating value of work. Says Air Force was aware of overpmt., but failed to act.] [Comptroller General, Elmer STARTS - says he has no figures or explanation on that at present.] [Senator Charles PERCY - says fake progress report meant money instead of penalties.]
REPORTER: Robert Goralski

Chancellor, John;
Goralski, Robert

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