Unissued / Unused material.
Title reads: "2905 MPH. X-15 In record Flight". American voiceovered newsreel material.
United States of America (USA).
MS ground to air, pan with B-52 bomber taking off. Air to air shots of the B-52 showing the X-15 rocket plane, piloted by Major...
American newsreel about X15 rocket, including animated sequence.
Test pilot Scott Crossfield flies X15 rocket in flight over Mojave Desert, California.
First flight of X-15 rocket under wing of B-52 plane. America.
A new engine is fitted to an American X-15 rocket plane and is tested out in flight.
Launched from a B-52 at 45,000 feet a US rocket plane reaches nearly 25 miles out into space.
Spectators watch B-52 bomber take off, aerial shots of bomber launching X-15 and its landing.
X-15 plane reached record altitude & test pilots are presented to JFK.