NBC Evening News for Monday, Aug 14, 1978
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(Studio) Update on balloonists aboard Double Eagle II, now over north Atlantic, in attempt at 1st successful transatlantic balloon flight. Film shown.
REPORTER: David Brinkley
(London, England) Problems faced by British balloonists Christopher Davey and Don. Cameron in latest attempted transatlantic flight described. Film shown. [DAVEY - discusses important of good crew and feelings about Americans' attempt.] Americans' promise to take Britishers to lunch at Savoy Hotel in London if they are successful noted.
REPORTER: John Cochran
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