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MX Missiles / Problems #513850

NBC Evening News for Friday, Oct 09, 1981
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(Studio) Pentagon said concerned with MX deployment.
REPORTER: John Chancellor

(DC) Reagan shown announcing strategic arms package [October 2, 1981, REAGAN - details plans.] Problems with regard to implementation of Reagan plans considered. Map shown. Problems with regard to Arizona and Arkansas sites noted. More-northern possible sites mentioned. October 5, 1981, hearing, where Caspar Weinberger spoke of modifications to present silos, shown. Costs said now problem. [Pentagon spokesperson Benj. WELLES - speaks of President plan.] Options said to be dealt with later.
REPORTER: George Lewis

Reporter(s):
Chancellor, John;
Lewis, George
Duration:
00:01:50

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