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Viking I and Mars #489146

NBC Evening News for Tuesday, Jul 20, 1976
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(Studio) Viking I lands on Mars and sends back photos.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Pasadena, California) Mission Control at Jet Propulsion Lab applaud and cheer touchdown. President Ford talks to NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) administration Dr. James Fletcher about Viking's landing. Mars photos shown and described. [Dr. Thomas MUTCH - describes Mars photos.] Color photos due Wednesday

(Studio) 7 years ago today, Neil Armstrong walked on moon. Armstrong now lives on Ohio farm and is professor at University of Cincinnati.
REPORTER: David Brinkley

(Studio) Soviets are orbiting earth in space laboratory
REPORTER: John Chancellor

Brinkley, David;
Chancellor, John;
Neal, Roy

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