NBC Evening News for Wednesday, Jul 21, 1999
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(Studio: Tom Brokaw) Report introduced.
(Cape Canaveral, Florida: Bob Dotson) The retrieval of the Liberty Bell 7 space capsule, flown by astronaut Gus Grissom, from the bottom of the Atlantic Ocean reported. [In 1961, GRISSOM - talks about having the escape hatch burst open.] [Brother Lowell GRISSOM - says his brother would have been pleased.] [Kansas Cosmosphere and Space Center Max ARY - says the capsule will be taken apart and cleaned.]
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