NBC Evening News for Friday, Apr 12, 1985
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REPORTER: Tom Brokaw
(Kennedy Space Center, Florida) Successful launch of space shuttle Discovery with Senator Jake Garn among crew examined; technical and political problems of mission reviewed. Films shown. [Voice of launch CONTROL - announces lift-off.] [NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) spokesperson Tom UTSMAN - denies undue risks for launch.] New shuttle Atlantis mentioned en route here for first mission.
REPORTER: Robert Bazell
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