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  • Description

    Title reads: "TO MOON IN 66 HOURS".

    Cape Kennedy, United States of America (USA).

    Ranger 8 lands. Various shots launching of Saturn rocket carrying the Pegasus satellite. Animated sequence showing rocket in flight and Pegasus unfolding its wing-like panels. W

    Various shots the Ranger 8 being launched. Animated sequence showing course taken by Ranger to coincide with moon. Animated sequence as the Ranger capsule falls onto the moon. C/U television screen in headquarters of Ranger project. Panning shot Ranger 8 project personnel applauding the success of the moon mission. C/U pictures sent from cameras on Ranger 8 of sea of Tranquility.

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  • Data

    Archive
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    01/03/1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    Media URN:
    55286
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    1794.24
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:45:01:00 / 01:46:10:00
    Canister:
    65/18
    Sort Number:
    65/018
  • Appears in...

    Categories
    Science & Technology
    WorkSpaces
    picks Watching Space Launches
  • Stills

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

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