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Apollo-Soyuz Mission #483716

NBC Evening News for Friday, Jul 11, 1975
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(Studio) Could be weather problems with regard to United States launch Tuesday Report of 2 spacecraft.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(USSR ) Soyuz rocket reported 8 years behind United States equivalent. Soviets use television and periscopes to watch lift-off. United States gave up periscopes. Soviet cosmonauts impressed with United States control room.
REPORTER: Roy Neal

(US) United States rocket shown. Apollo to perform all critical maneuvers. Apollo larger than Soyuz. Apollo could perform rescue; Soyuz could not. Docking procedure explained. Soviets navigate from earth. Landing systems differ. United States plans no more manned flights until 1979.
REPORTER: Roy Neal

(Studio) NBC to carry important parts of mission live.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Neal, Roy
Duration:
00:04:10

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