NBC Evening News for Monday, Apr 09, 1984
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(Studio) NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) reported approving plans for space shuttle Challenger crew to make 2nd attempt at retrieving and repairing satellite.
REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Houston, Texas) Mission goals of astronauts Terry Hart, George Nelson and others in retrieving and repairing Solar Max satellite outlined, discussed; films from craft shown. [Voice of commander Robert CRIPPEN - reacts to NASA's decision.] [James van HOFTEN - comments on bee experiment.]
REPORTER: Robert Bazell
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