• Short Summary

    PLANNING FOR THE U.S. DRIVE TO THE MOON HAS TAKEN A SHARP SPURT WITH THE?

  • Description

    PLANNING FOR THE U.S. DRIVE TO THE MOON HAS TAKEN A SHARP SPURT WITH THE UNVEILING OF A FULL-SCALE MODEL OF A LUNAR-LANDING "BUG" AND PREPARATIONS AT CAPE KENNEDY FOR THREE SPACE SHOTS NEXT MONTH DESIGNED TO TEST EQUIPMENT WHICH WILL EVENTUALLY CARRY A TWO-MAN TEAM TOWARD THE MOON BY 1970. THE SHOTS WILL BE UNMANNED.

    AT BETHPAGE, LONG ISLAND, NEAR NEW YORK CITY, THE NATIONAL SPACE AGENCY APPROVED THE DESIGN OF A NEW "MOON BUG". ASTRONAUT SCOTT CARPENTER JOINED THE GROUP INSPECTING A WOOD AND METAL MOCKUP OF THE 15-TON VEHICLE THURSDAY (26 MARCH).

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    Film ID:
    VLVA7HJINMGK763FQM58GQTWP22BZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA7HJINMGK763FQM58GQTWP22BZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    28/03/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:44:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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