NBC Evening News for Saturday, Mar 08, 1986
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(Studio: Connie Chung) Criticism of NASA's approach to safety by astronaut John Young in investigation of Challenger's destruction reported
(Kennedy Space Center, Florida: Dan Molina) Significance of Young's criticism examined; details of his allegations outlined on screen, discussed. [NASA spokesperson George HARDY, Lawrence MULLOY - deny scheduling affected safety priorities.] Young's response quoted on screen. Role of astronaut Brewster Shaw on president commission investigating Challenger explained.
(Studio: Connie Chung, Dan Molina) Admiral Richard Truly's response to Young's memorandum described.
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