NBC Evening News for Monday, May 03, 1982
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(Studio) Luxury liner Queen Elizabeth II reported commandeered by British navy as troop ship for Falkland Island crisis.
REPORTER: Roger Mudd
(London, England) Requisition of Queen Elizabeth II examined; films shown. [Defense min. Ian McDONALD - announces requisition.] [PASSENGER - wants return home.] Dilemma faced by passengers noted. [PASSENGERS - comment on requisition.] [Cunard Line spokesperson Dennis CRISP - notes lack of necessity for wine stewards and waiters for troop ship.] [PASSENGERS - discuss alternatives.]
REPORTER: Bob Jamieson
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