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  • Description

    United States of America (USA).

    Title reads 'New Progress in the Age of Missiles'.

    CU. Notice 'US Army Ordinance Corps - White Sands Missile Range'. LS. & MS. A cone shaped capsule, built for the army by Chrysler, is installed in the rear section of the missile warhead. High angle shot at the launching area as the rocket components are assembled. MS. Man at work installing camera and transmitter inside the capsule. LS. Men at control panels. LS. Redstone missile on launching pad, it starts to take off. MS. The missile takes off. Ground to air shot of the missile in flight. CU. As the camera inside the warhead records the separation of the capsule. LS. As the capsule descends to ground. Several close up shots showing the approaching desert taken from inside the capsule as it nears the ground.

    (Comb. F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 25/04/1960.

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    British Pathé
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    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:12:24:00 / 01:13:31:00
    UN 3335 E
    Sort Number:
    UN 3335 E
  • Appears in...

    Science & Technology Trade & Industry War & Revolution
  • Stills

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

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