ABC Evening News for Friday, Aug 18, 1978
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(Studio) American balloonists' activities in Paris since successful transatlantic balloon flight in Double Eagle II reported Films shown. Recording of life aboard balloon by ABC program "American Sportsman" noted; films shown, courtesy ABC Sports. Awards to Ben Abruzzo, Maxie Anderson and Larry Newman by French and invitation for White House visit from President Carter mentioned. Visit to Eiffel Tower and comments on River Seine cited. [ABRUZZO - talks of discovery and adventure.]
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
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