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Afghanistan War / "Doomsday Plane" #995199

ABC Evening News for Tuesday, Jun 07, 2011
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(Studio: Diane Sawyer) A secret ride on the "doomsday plane" that can withstand a nuclear attack presented; scenes shown of the Night Watch plane in Singapore with Secretary of Defense Robert Gates and the secretary's command post quarters; details given about this flying command post and its capabilities with virtual view shown. [NAOC commander Capt. W. Scott RYDER†- says there is always a ready plane.] [GATES - jokes about this spartan travel.] [US Air Force M/Sgt. Joe STUART†- comments on the plane.]
Sawyer, Diane

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