ABC Evening News for Friday, May 04, 1984
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(Studio) Report introduced
REPORTER: Peter Jennings
(DC) United States acquisition and testing of USSR weapons examined; role of Soviet equipment in Army and United States Air Force training programs explained. United States Air Force Lieutenant General Robert Bond's recent death during test flight with Soviet plane recalled. Vietnam, Iran, Anwar Sadat's expulsion of Russians from Egypt recalled providing opportunities for both United States and USSR to obtain each other's weaponry; surreptitious means of acquiring Soviet equipment considered.
REPORTER: John McWethy
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