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    Cape Canaveral, Florida, United States of America (USA).

    GV. Pan. Cape Canaveral rocket site. Various shots of American astronaut Gordon Cooper being helped into his space suit - he is getting ready to go to orbit for the 22nd time. CU. Cooper, pan to man who is helping him dress. CU. Cooper putting on his helmet. GV. The transport van. SV. Cooper walking to the van and he climbs into it. LV. The floodlit rocket. GV. The van arriving at the launching pad. SV. People watching. SV. Cooper getting out of van and walking towards camera and shaking hands with a man. Angle shot, men on scaffolding. SV. Cooper walking towards camera, he waves as he gets into the lift. GV. The rocket. Angle shot, lift going up. GV. The rocket on the pad. SCU. Cooper getting into capsule. LV. The rocket on the pad ready for launching. SV. The rocket. LV. As the rocket blasts off and begins to climb. GV. The rocket climbing. He has returned to earth safely after 34 hours in space.

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    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    20/05/1963
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    54506
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1762.06
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:40:00 / 01:13:27:00
    Canister:
    63/41
    Sort Number:
    63/041
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    Categories
    Travel & Exploration Science & Technology
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    picks Fact Not Fiction - Gordon Cooper 1963 Space - Gordon Cooper Astronauts
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    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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