Long shot from the back of the aircraft.
A news program is being shown on the monitor.
The man sits down.
MAN (BACK):“(Once he has seated himself) So the revised budget for the sample collection passed without difficulty.”
IKARI (BACK):“The committee members think first and foremost of their own survival. They'll spend willingly to that end.”
MAN (BACK):“And their argument had been that no further Angels would appear. I have another piece of good news. Except for the U.S., all council members have approved the budget for Unit-06. Well, it's probably only a matter of time before the U.S. approves.”