NBC Evening News for Friday, Aug 17, 1990
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(Studio: Jane Pauley) Report introduced.
(Pasadena, California: George Lewis) Magellan space craft, in orbit around Venus, reported having trouble communicating with NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) scientists; details given of mission; scenes shown from May 4, 1989, launch aboard space shuttle Atlantis and of NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) animation. [Magellan project manager Anthony SPEAR - comments.] [NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) spokesman George ALEXANDER - says signal re-acquired.]
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