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Space Shuttle #87652

ABC Evening News for Monday, Nov 12, 1984
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(Studio) Space shuttle Discovery's success in retrieving malfunctioning satellite reported.
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

(Houston, Texas) Crew's success examined; home videotape and films from craft shown. Roles of astronauts Joe Allen, Anna Fisher, Dale Gardner described. [Voices of ASTRONAUTS - discuss maneuver.] [Satellite underwriter Stephen MERRETT - notes psychological importance to private firms as well as econs. involved in such missions.]
REPORTER: Lynn Sherr

(Studio) [Gene CERNAN - discusses commercial viability of shuttle program for NASA as evidenced by today's feat, NASA's new competitiveness with European Space Agency and USSR .]
REPORTER: Peter Jennings

Jennings, Peter;
Sherr, Lynn

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