NBC Evening News for Thursday, Jul 20, 1989
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(Studio: Mary Alice Williams) Report introduced.
(DC: Henry Champ) Missile fraud allegations against Asher Engineering in Los Angeles, California, examined; details given of failure rate of missiles used during raid on Libya in 1985. [Representative John DINGELL - comments.] Pentagon report quoted with regard to Asher's failure to test missile switches. Cost of Micronic's missile switch failures to Navy noted. Pentagon reported suspending Asher Engineering from contract work.
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