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LATEST ROCKET ENDS IN FAILURE

Latest Rocket Ends In Failure (1960-1969)

Explosive end for rocket test with monkey

APOLLO TRAGEDY INQUIRY

Apollo Tragedy Inquiry (1967)

Apollo tragedy inquiry at Cape Kennedy, USA.

22 TIMES IN ORBIT

22 Times In Orbit (1963)

US astronaut Gordon Cooper successfully returns from his 22nd orbit flight.

FLORIDA - EXPLORER TAKES OFF

Florida - Explorer Takes Off (1958)

American launches her first earth satellite in outer space -...

NEWS FROM USA GAS MAIN EXPLOSION & VANGUARD BLOWS UP

News From USA Gas Main Explosion & Vanguard Blows Up (1957)

Gas explosion in New York &...

100 TON  MISSILE LAUNCHED aka ATLAS GUIDED MISSILE LAUNCHED

100 Ton Missile Launched AKA Atlas Guided Missile Launched (1958)

The Atlas Inter Continental...

ROCKET AWAY!

Rocket Away! (1958)

An Atlas Rocket is tested by American scientists in Florida - the test fails.

Selected Originals - ROCKET FAILS  - 61/35

Selected Originals - Rocket Fails - 61/35 (1961)

Material relating to newsreel story "Rocket...

ROCKET FAILS - CAPE CANAVERAL

Rocket Fails - Cape Canaveral (1961)

The Atlas rocket is blown up by controllers 30 seconds into...

Selected Originals - TV FROM SPACE

Selected Originals - Tv From Space (1962)

Material relating to newsreel story TV FROM SPACE - 62/57.

ATLAS MISSILE FIRED AT FLORIDA

Atlas Missile Fired At Florida (1957)

The 'Atlas' missile is fired from Cape Canaveral. Florida....

ONE OF OUR SATELLITES IS MISSING

One Of Our Satellites Is Missing (1958)

Launching of American satellite Explorer II at Cape...

SATURN ROCKET SUCCESSFUL LAUNCHING

Saturn Rocket Successful Launching (1961)

Successful launching of Saturn rocket in Florida, USA.

ATLAS BLAST OFF

Atlas Blast Off (1963)

Launch of Atlas rocket at Cape Canaveral, Florida.

ATLAS MISSILE DESTROYED IN MID-AIR

Atlas Missile Destroyed In Mid-Air (1959)

Atlas missile destroyed in mid-air explosion, Cape...

US LAUNCHES NEW SATELLITE

Us Launches New Satellite (1959)

New Explorer Seven satellite is launched on Army Juno Two rocket. Cape...

BIG TALKING SATELLITE IN ORBIT

Big Talking Satellite In Orbit (1960)

The Courier satellite is launched in rocket at Cape Canaveral....

MOON ROCKET

Moon Rocket (1958)

Preparations of rocket to the moon, rocket taking off and moving into space.

SPACE TECHNOLOGY LABORATORY AT CAPE CANAVERAL

Space Technology Laboratory At Cape Canaveral (1960)

Thor Able missile surrounded by steel...

ATLAS MISSILE CARRIES MIDAS SATELLITE

Atlas Missile Carries Midas Satellite (1960)

Atlas missile with Midas satellite as nose cone is...

US WEATHER SATELLITE

Us Weather Satellite (1960)

Launch of a new satellite and description of the way it records the weather...

SATELLITE LAUNCHING WITH ATOMIC BATTERIES

Satellite Launching With Atomic Batteries (1961)

First satellite with nuclear-powered instruments...

FIRST

First "Ranger" Aloft (1961)

An early stage in the USA's race to land on the moon falls short of its...

ROCKETS ON TAKE OFF

Rockets On Take Off (1961)

Various shots of a rocket taking off and vapour trail, observers watch from...

 BALLOON SATELLITE LAUNCHED FROM CAPE CANAVERAL

Balloon Satellite Launched From Cape Canaveral (1962)

Balloon satellite launched from Cape...

STAR ROCKET LAUNCHED - CAPE CANAVERAL, U.S.

Star Rocket Launched - Cape Canaveral, U.S. (1962)

At night Thor Able star rocket blasts off pad.

AGENA ROCKET FAILS AFTER TAKE OFF

Agena Rocket Fails After Take Off (1966)

Agena rocket falls back to earth shortly after takeoff.

SATURN ROCKET LIFT OFF

Saturn Rocket Lift Off (1967)

Saturn rocket lift off at Cape Kennedy, Florida.

APOLLO AFTERMATH

Apollo Aftermath (1967)

Apollo One space capsule is lowered onto lorry at Cape Kennedy after tragic...

PATHE FLIES OUT

Pathe Flies Out (1967)

Pathe cameraman, George Young, boarding a Sabena and reading his Pathe assignment...

'CENTAUR' BLOWS UP

'centaur' Blows Up (1963)

Centaur rocket blows up in Florida.

PRELIMINARY ACTIVITIES OF THIRD LUNAR PROBE ATTEMPT

Preliminary Activities Of Third Lunar Probe Attempt (1958)

Official footage from the US...

GEMINI 8 MEETS UP WITH AGENA IN SPACE

Gemini 8 Meets Up With Agena In Space (1966)

Gemini 8 meets Agena in space.

FILM OF EARTH FROM CHIMP'S SPACE CRAFT

Film Of Earth From Chimp's Space Craft (1961)

Chimp flies around earth in rocket that takes...

MOON ROCKET ?

Moon Rocket ? (1958)

The Thor Intercontinental Ballistic Missile is being tested for use as part the moon...

SPACE MOUSE

Space Mouse (1958)

American rocket scientists launch a mouse called Wickie into space.

"Titan" Rocket Fired (1959)

American second generation rocket 'Titan' takes off on test flight from Cape...

18 CARATS IN SPACE!

18 Carats In Space! (1959)

American rocket Pioneer IV takes off on trip to orbit round the sun.

SPACE MONKEYS MEET PRESS

Space Monkeys Meet Press (1959)

Space travelling monkeys on display at Nasa press conference.

US MAKES SPACE BID

Us Makes Space Bid (1962)

Preparations being made at Cape Canaveral for John Glenn's orbit of Earth.

THE MAN JOHN GLENN

The Man John Glenn (1962)

Astronaut John Glenn and scientists at Cape Canaveral prepare for orbit of...

FIRST MAN IN SPACE

First Man In Space (1961)

Background to the news that Yuri Gagarin is the first man in space.

ROCKETS EYE VIEW

Rockets Eye View (1963)

Shots from inside Titan Two ballistic missile as it is launched in Florida....

TOUR ROUND CAPE CANAVERAL

Tour Round Cape Canaveral (1958)

Americans optimistic about race to the moon.

BALLOON SATELLITE IS FAILURE

Balloon Satellite Is Failure (1962)

Balloon satellite blows up after release.

US LAUNCHES ROBOT 'WEATHERMAN' INTO SPACE

Us Launches Robot 'weatherman' Into Space (1960)

An American weather satellite is launched from...

2 SATELLITES LAUNCHED FROM ONE ROCKET

2 Satellites Launched From One Rocket (1960)

Two satellites launched from one rocket at Cape...

AMERICAN ASTRONAUTS READY FOR FIRST SPACE FLIGHT

American Astronauts Ready For First Space Flight (1961)

7 mercury astronauts from whom the 1st man...

EARTH SCANNING SATELLITES FIRED

Earth Scanning Satellites Fired (1961)

A US meteorological satellite will aid hurricane detection as...

FURTHER PROGRESS TOWARDS MAN IN SPACE aka CAPSULE RECOVERY

Further Progress Towards Man In Space AKA Capsule Recovery (1960)

Launch of Redstone Booster...