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Nightline #649419

ABC Special for Tuesday, Jun 20, 2000

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  • Live discussions with Ted Koppel (ABC), Under Secretary of Defense Jacques Gansler, and author/historian Frances Fitzgerald re: issues related to the construction of a national missile defense system, including a radar installation on the Alaskan island of Shemya.
  • Taped segment with John McWethy (ABC), Fire Safety Officer Ken Paison, Shemya maintenance worker Tim Lucas, Shemya weatherman Steve Fuller, Air Support Commander Lieutenant Colonel Pegi Watkinson, power plant consultant Eldon Gallear, communications manager Toby Bedell, power plant supervisor Tom Adams, Sen. Jon Kyl, and unidentified others.

  • Reporter(s):
    McWethy, John

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