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NEW AMERICAN TANK

New American Tank (1967)

MBT-70 travelling at speed across trial grounds.

BRITAIN'S ROCKET DEFENCE

Britain's Rocket Defence (1957)

Newly released pictures of Britain's latest ground-to-air defence...

 FRENCH GUIDED MISSILE FOR ANTITANK FIRING

French Guided Missile For Antitank Firing (1955)

French guided missile being tested.

NAVY'S NEW WEAPON

Navy's New Weapon (1950-1959)

Royal Navy's tests new missile "Seacat".

MISSILES PICTURE A TIMELY REPORT

Missiles Picture A Timely Report (1959)

American missile production and launching shown to the...

BLUE STREAK - TWO, ONE, ZERO!

Blue Streak - Two, One, Zero! (1964)

Blue Streak missile is tested out for role as a satellite...

NUDISTS GET A ROCKET

Nudists Get A Rocket (1963)

French launch a four stage space rocket from the nudists paradise island.

BRITISH ELECTRIC THUNDERBIRD GUIDED MISSILE

British Electric Thunderbird Guided Missile (1957)

Footage of new Electric Thunderbird guided...

AMERICAN NEW ANTI-SUBMARINE MISSILE

American New Anti-Submarine Missile (1963)

'Subroc' launched.

MISSILE PREPARED

Missile Prepared (1958)

A 'Thor' intermediate range ballistic missile is shown at it's launch base in...

THE ROCKET RACE

The Rocket Race (1957)

New British guided missiles are tested.

MISSILE V TANK

Missile V Tank (1960)

Royal Armoured Corps test out the malkara, an antitank guided missile. Dorset.

FRANCE EXPLODES HER THIRD ATOMIC BOMB

France Explodes Her Third Atomic Bomb (1960)

Nuclear tests in France - country explodes her third...

AIR FORCE TESTS X-10 INTERCONTINENTAL MISSILE

Air Force Tests X-10 Intercontinental Missile (1957)

American Air Force tests X-10 intercontinental...

 DE HAVILLAND FIRESTREAK GUIDED MISSILE

De Havilland Firestreak Guided Missile (1957)

Demonstration of the new infra-red guided missile -...

THE BRISTOL BLOOD HOUND 2 MISSILE aka BRISTOL BLOODHOUND MISSILE

The Bristol Blood Hound 2 Missile AKA Bristol Bloodhound Missile (1961)

First footage of tests...

TITAN ICBM FIRED FROM A DEPTH OF 146 FEET

Titan Icbm Fired From A Depth Of 146 Feet (1961)

Titan ICBM is fired by the USA from a depth of 146...

WHO'LL GO TO MOON aka THE ROCKET STORY

Who'll Go To Moon AKA The Rocket Story (1959)

Head of American Space Agency, Dr Glennan, visits...

PUBLIC LAUNCHING

Public Launching (1957)

Public launching of the Snark guided missile in Florida.

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.

KILLER MISSILE

Killer Missile (1955)

New 'Terrier' anti-craft rocket is tested against a robot-piloted bomber.

COMMISSIONING OF HMS RESOLUTION

Commissioning Of HMS Resolution (1967)

Commissioning of HMS Resolution atomic submarine.

LOOK OUT ALL TANKS

Look Out All Tanks (1961)

Footage of of new antitank weapon being tested. Warminster, Wiltshire.

GERMAN V2 ROCKET TESTS

German V2 Rocket Tests (1946)

German V2 rockets are tested by American army at White Sands, New Mexico.

 ARMY SHOWS NEW SUPERSONIC ROCKET

Army Shows New Supersonic Rocket (1956)

US army demonstrates its new supersonic rocket missile in...

ATLAS MISSILE FIRED AT FLORIDA

Atlas Missile Fired At Florida (1957)

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

ADVANCE IN AUTOMATION - TAPES TO SPEED UP PRODUCTION

Advance In Automation - Tapes To Speed Up Production (1958)

Speeding up US missile production by...

PROGRESS ON POLARIS

Progress On Polaris (1958)

Testing new underwater Polaris missile at San Francisco.

EXPLOSION AT NIKE MISSILE BASE - 10 KILLED

Explosion At Nike Missile Base - 10 Killed (1958)

Antiaircraft missiles accidentally explode at USA...

ATLAS MISSILE DESTROYED IN MID-AIR

Atlas Missile Destroyed In Mid-Air (1959)

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

REGULUS DELIVERS MISSILE MAIL

Regulus Delivers Missile Mail (1959)

Mail is delivered by a 'Regulus' guided missile. Jacksonville,...

RAAF JET EQUIPPED WITH SIDEWINDER

Raaf Jet Equipped With Sidewinder (1959)

Sabre jet carries new sidewinder missile in Victoria,...

NAVY SECRETARY LOOKS THINGS OVER

Navy Secretary Looks Things Over (1959)

Secretary of the Navy William B Franke with fleet in...

 POLARIS MISSILE FIRED FROM SUBMERGED SUBMARINE

Polaris Missile Fired From Submerged Submarine (1960)

The American navy launch a Polaris nuclear...

GUIDED WEAPON 'FIRE FLASH'

Guided Weapon 'fire Flash' (1957)

RAF students are given instructions on how to use 'Fire Flash'...

 BLOODHOUND GUIDED MISSILE IS LAUNCHED AT WOOMERA

Bloodhound Guided Missile Is Launched At Woomera (1958)

A Bloodhound guided missile is tested...

"Atlas" Missile Launched (1958)

The launch and flight (at night) of an American Atlas missile.

NEW WEAPONS

New Weapons (1960)

The United States Air Force tests new Quail missile.

SPACE TECHNOLOGY LABORATORY AT CAPE CANAVERAL

Space Technology Laboratory At Cape Canaveral (1960)

Thor Able missile surrounded by steel...

ATLAS MISSILE FLOWN A RECORD 9,000 MILES

Atlas Missile Flown A Record 9,000 Miles (1960)

Missile launched from Cape Canaveral. Good quality...

ATLAS MISSILE CARRIES MIDAS SATELLITE

Atlas Missile Carries Midas Satellite (1960)

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

B52 LAUNCHES QUAIL MISSILE

B52 Launches Quail Missile (1960)

A B-52 makes first multiple launching of quail missiles. Florida....

TRAINING OF ANIMALS FOR SPACE FLIGHT

Training Of Animals For Space Flight (1961)

Rat fitted with special space suit and put into...

TITAN ROCKET BASE

Titan Rocket Base (1962)

Shot of three Titan rockets standing ready for launching at any time of the...

"Seaslug" Missile Launched From HMS Devonshire AKA Seaslug Missile Launched... (1962)

Good...

MAGNETIC SUSPENSION IN HYPERSONIC WIND TUNNEL - FARNBOROUGH aka HYPERSONIC WIND...

Magnetic Suspension In Hypersonic Wind Tunnel - Farnborough AKA Hypersonic Wind... (1966)

A...

US STRENGTHENS MISSILE POWER

Us Strengthens Missile Power (1961)

American strengthens its missile power.

PRELIMINARY ACTIVITIES OF THIRD LUNAR PROBE ATTEMPT

Preliminary Activities Of Third Lunar Probe Attempt (1958)

Official footage from the US...

UP - AND DOWN

Up - And Down (1957)

Americans solve the problem of bringing object down from outer space.