Wednesday U.S. Air Force Journal

Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers… read more

Current news events and political issues were examined through reviews of the morning newspapers; interviews with journalists, newsmakers and legislators; and viewer telephone calls, faxes and electronic mail. In the first segment, Mr. Lightman talked about the morning headlines including the presidential campaigns. In the next segment, Ms. Bird talked about the history and purpose of the Air Force. In the newspaper roundtable, Col. Gaskin and Mr. Isaacs talked about current issues including defense spending. In the next segment, Mr. Springer talked about the plans for an Air Force memorial in Washington D.C. After a short segment of open phones, Mr. Pike talked about different programs and aircraft in the Air Force. In the final segment, Major Gen. Engel talked by remote connection about Edwards Air Force Base and its Flight Test Center. close

*The transcript for this program was compiled from uncorrected Closed Captioning.

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Program ID:
73941-1
Category:
Call-In
Format:
Video Magazine
Location:
Washington, District of Columbia, United States
First Aired:
Jul 31, 1996
Last Aired:
Aug 25, 1996

Airing Details

  • Jul 31, 1996 | 6:59am EDT | C-SPAN 1
  • Aug 01, 1996 | 3:07am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 01, 1996 | 3:57am EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 20, 1996 | 8:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 20, 1996 | 11:42pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 24, 1996 | 5:31pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
  • Aug 25, 1996 | 5:28pm EDT | C-SPAN 2
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