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Close up of name of space craft "Enterprise" Zoom out to GV (side-view) of space craft on top of jet
MCU 2 men in hard hats (crew to fly 747 ?)
GV of two craft Zoom in to MV
MV Backs of men looking at space craft & 747 (crew to fly 747 ?)
GV People on airbase observation deck Zoom out to GV Planes in foreground on runaway
GV Space craft & jet head-on
MV Planes towed past camera
MCU Reporter - plane in background
" The space shuttle orbiter all 185,000 pounds, has been mated with a 747 jet airliner.
Many exotic flying machines have been tested at this centre but this combination is the most unusual ever seen here
Even the crew who will fly the 747 with the shuttle perched on top wee excited as the aircraft were towed............to a hangar for testing
In the coming months the shuttle will be flown atop the 747 several times to see how it handles.......and even released in mid air to see how i it lands."
SOF "Now that this first move has been made, the scene is set for what the Space Administration hope will be a first flight next week Roy Neil, NBC News Edwards Air Force Base, California
This is the not the same coverage as 1359/77 (T/R) but earlier.
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