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June 8, 1978: Airborne systems to play major role

Source:  TNMOC

Airborne computers from IBM are likely to play a major role in the update version of the US Air Force B-52 bomber as well as being on board the Nasa space shuttle when it lifts off from the Kennedy Space Centre on its maiden flight next June.

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