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    Full title reads: "6 Times In Orbit".

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

    Astronaut Walter Schirra sets American space record by orbiting the Earth six times.

    LV NASA Rocket standing on launching pad. GV Pressmen standing round transfer van waiting for Schirra to get in. LV Pan. As Schirra leaves hangar and walks to the transfer van he gets in. GV The launching pad pan to the transfer van arriving. LV Men watching. LV Pan. As Schirra gets out of the transfer van and walks towards the lift. SV Pan. As he gets into the lift. SV Arc lights smoking. LV Pan. As the lift goes up the side of the rocket. GV Arc lights. GV The rocket standing ready for blast off and motors fire and the rocket takes off. Pan up with it.

    (F.G.)

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    08/10/1962
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    53781
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1733.07
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:20:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:09:59:00 / 01:11:19:00
    Canister:
    62/81
    Sort Number:
    62/081
  • Appears in...

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    picks 1962 Oct Newsreel 3 Space Travel Space
  • Stills

    0:01 0:02 0:03 0:04

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