• Short Summary

    REPORTER: These scientists and engineers are giving commands to the Pioneer 11 space craft, 500 million miles away it is now ???

  • Description

    1.
    GV-control rooms (5 shots)
    10 ft

    2.
    CV-computer programme screen
    11 ft

    3.
    GV-mail by model of Pioneer's course
    26 ft

    4.
    GV-model Jupiter
    32 ft

    5.
    CU-Hall
    36 ft

    6.
    Model or Jupiter
    39 ft

    7.
    CU-Hall
    43 ft

    8.
    CU-model of Jupiter and Saturn
    49 ft

    9.
    CU-Hall
    50 ft

    10.
    CU-picture Pioneer and Saturn
    59 ft

    11.
    CU-Hall
    64 ft

    12.
    animation of Saturn
    76 ft

    13.
    GV-control room
    77 ft

    14.
    teleprinter
    78 ft

    15.
    screen
    79 ft

    16.
    Pioneer 11
    83 ft

    17.
    GV-piolet in mock-up cabin of shuttle craft (6 shots)
    99 ft

    18.
    ??? ??? ??? shuttle with ???
    100 ft

    19.
    GV-Engle
    110 ft

    20.
    ??? of launching of the space shuttle; craft to space and ??? (6 shots)
    130 ft

    21.
    GV-Engle and mock-up
    136 ft

    22.
    ??? or craft in space
    140 ft

    23.
    GV-research piolet (3 shots)
    144 ft



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: REPORTER: These scientists and engineers are giving commands to the Pioneer 11 space craft, 500 million miles away it is now ??? to Saturn on the 2nd plan of its mission........Pioneer Project manager, Charles Hall, at N.A.S.A. main research centre.

    HALL: On this board here is a projection on the projectery that Pioneer 11 followed as it approached Jupiter........and out this way.

    REPORTER: Why are scientists so interested in studying Jupiter?
    HALL: For one thing we know Jupiter has a very similar magnetic field to the earth......so by studying those features or Jupiter we hope to learn more about similar features on earth.

    REPORTER: Next stop return......late Saturn 1979.

    HALL: Well, on this picture behind me snows Saturn and rings at you can see from earth from Pioneer 11 arrives there............eventually escape from a solar by system.

    REPORTER: As the ??? space craft gives between Saturn's rings, it will come within 4,000 miles or its surface......
    ....Pioneer 11 is speeding on to its rendezvous with Saturn.

    IOLST: We have 3,000 miles to go out display looks, good.

    REPORTER: The ??? ??? ??? ??? landing ??? ??? ???. the Shuttle is astronaut Joe Engle, here a at Space Division, Hockwell International in California. He describes full-scale mock-up of the craft.

    ENGLE:What you think as he aircraft part of the modal you see behind me is 120' long.....normal carrying plane.

    .....A typical mission starts with a vertical launch.....landing in an airport like a conventional plane...

    ENGLE: The Shuttle launch has a great deal more flexibility than conventional launching system......circling in order.

    REPORTER: The re-usable space shuttle, earth orbitable commuter or the future.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA597YC8KXR961KYQVP12PFYJ1X
    Media URN:
    VLVA597YC8KXR961KYQVP12PFYJ1X
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1975
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:04:24:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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