• Short Summary

    Apollo 14 Astronauts were unable to discover why three latches malfunctioned yesterday (Monday, February 1) jeopardizing their chances of making the United States' third Moon exploration.

  • Description

    1.
    Model (CU) Command module and lunar model still attached to third stage of rocket (right) simulated docking.


    2.
    Apollo transmission shot through the drogue, astronaut's hand comes through to show scratches.


    3.
    Astronauts hands on latches of probe.




    Initials SGM/1841 BB/2138


    TELERECORDING

    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: Apollo 14 Astronauts were unable to discover why three latches malfunctioned yesterday (Monday, February 1) jeopardizing their chances of making the United States' third Moon exploration. This film shows a model demonstrating the docking procedure followed by a telerecording of the live television transmission of the astronauts investigating the failure.

    We apologies for the poor quality of this film which is a telerecording of the satellite transmission from the Apollo spacecraft.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6C3QD150QAKWD1WQFUA67L2B7
    Media URN:
    VLVA6C3QD150QAKWD1WQFUA67L2B7
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/02/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:01:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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