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    APOLLO 14



    SHUTTLE



    CROWD



    SPEAKER



    ART OF 747



    RELEASED



    ROCKET LAUNCH



    ART SPACE LAB



    ORBITING STATION



    NEAL ON CAMERA



    SOT: BAND IN FULL TO ESTABLISH, THEN BG.



    NEAL: WHEN THE CROWD AT PLLNDALE SAW THE SPACE SHUTTLE FOR THE FIRST TIME TODAY, IT SIZE WAS IMPRESS. THIS IS A SPACE MACHINE...THAT CAN FLY IN ORBIT AND ??? ON A RUNWAY, LIKE AN AIRPLANE. IT LOOKS LIKE AN OVER DC-9 COMMERCIAL JET.
    16 ft


    THE APOLLO 14 COMMAND MODULE ONCE FL??? THREE MEN TO THE MOON ALSO WAS ON DISPLAY. IT LOOKED VERY SMALL WHEN COMPARED TO ITS SUCCESSOR.
    25 ft


    THERE WERE SPEECHES, OF COURSE, AND THEY STRESSED THE THEME THAT THE SHUTTLE IS THE KEY TO MAN'S FUTURE IN SPACE.
    32 ft


    SOT: SPEAKER.



    NEAL: BEFORE IT GOES INTO SPACE, THE SHUTTLE WILL BE TESTED HERE IN THE WEST...AT EDWARDS CALIFORNIA. IT WILL BE CARRIED A TOP A 747 JET, NEXT SPRING.
    41 ft


    AND BY SUMMER...IT WILL BE RELEASED FROM THE 747 TO SLIDE BACK TO A DRY LAKE BED, WHILE ASTRONAUTS CHECK OUT THE CONTROLS.
    50 ft


    ULTIMATELY, IT WILL BE LAUNCHED BY ROCKETS FROM THE KENNEDY SPACE CENTRE, IN FLORIDA.
    54 ft


    THE FIRST FOUR SPACE MISSIONS WILL LAND, HERE IN CALIFORNIA, AT EDNRRDS AIR FORCE BASE. AFTER THAT THE SHUTTLE WILL BE LAUNCHED AND IT WILL LAND IN FLORIDA.
    103 ft


    IT WILL CARRY SPACE :LABORATORIES, WITH TEAMS OF SCIENTISTS, IN ORBIT FOR 7 TO 30 DAY MISSIONS.IT WILL BE USED TO LAUNCH SATELLITES AND TO BUILD ORBITING SPACE STATIONS. EACH SHUTTLE...AND THERE WILL BE FIVE OF THEM...???S RE-USABLE...
    118 ft


    CAPABLE OF FLYING AT LEAST A HUNDRED MISSIONS TILTH AS MANY AS 7 PEOPLE AND 32 TONS OF CARGO ON BOARD.
    125 ft


    SOT: (NEAL CLOSE) IN 1979, TEN YEARS AFTER MEN FIRST WALKED ON THE NOON, THE SPACE SHUTTLE IS SCHEDULED TO GO INTO ORBIT FOR THE FIRST TIME. THAT'S WHEN THE SPACE ADMINISTRATION HOPES TO ST??? GETTING SOME RETURNS ON AN INVESTMENT OF 7 BILLION DOLL FOR THIS PROGRAM. RN, NBC, NBC NEWS, PALMDALE, CALIFORNIA.




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    Film ID:
    VLVA2F91SBBI4Y7JVX4S2FYRPUA1B
    Media URN:
    VLVA2F91SBBI4Y7JVX4S2FYRPUA1B
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1976
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:02:02:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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