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Space Shuttle #81844

ABC Evening News for Friday, Nov 25, 1983
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(Studio) Astronauts for upcoming space shuttle Columbia flight reported arriving at Cape Canaveral in anticipation of launch; details given, films shown.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

(Cape Canaveral, Florida) Columbia's mission, focusing on European Space Agency's spacelab, examined; NASA (National Aeronautics and Space Administration) animations shown. Roles of non-astronauts Dr. Byron Lichtenberg and West Germany's Dr. Ulf Merbold on mission explained. [LICHTENBERG - demonstrates experiment concerning space sickness.] [MERBOLD - notes scientific significance of shuttle program.] Shuttle mission mentioned commanded by John Young.
REPORTER: Lynn Sherr

(Studio) Shuttle's Monday launch coverage announced.
REPORTER: Max Robinson

Robinson, Max;
Sherr, Lynn

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