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Space Exploration / Space Shuttle / Killer Satellites #46336

ABC Evening News for Friday, Oct 28, 1977
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(Studio) Correspondent Jules Bergman's report, with regard to NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) comments that rough space shuttle landing recently wasn't bad, noted. Details cited with regard to USSR building of satellite killer and possibility of United States doing same.
REPORTER: Harry Reasoner

(DC) (Animation, films and drawings shown.) Use of satellites in defense and danger to United States security with USSR killer satellite cited. [Defense Department spokesperson Tom ROSS - notes United States ability to do same, quickly, if decision made, and Pentagon preference that negotiations with USSR result in dropping of Soviet tests and deployment of killer satellite.] Details of United States plans for own killer satellites given.
REPORTER: Bill Wordham Artist: Freda Reiter

Reasoner, Harry;
Wordham, Bill

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