Satellite Launching With Atomic Batteries 1961

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    Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA. Cut story with American commentary.

    MS. at night Thor-able Star rocket. Rocket on launching pad. Various shots technicians putting finishing touches to rocket. MS. Rocket on pad. LS. at night launching pad as rocket blasts off pan up with flare trail. Diagrams showing working of rocket.

    Comb F.G.

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    British Pathé
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    Black & White
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    01:43:47:00 / 01:45:10:00
    UN 3516 E
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    UN 3516 E
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