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  • Description


    New Mexico, U.S.A.: SV Colonel Stapp giving interview to Press. CU Stapp. SV Stapp.



    FADE



    GV Rocket-sled on runway. FV Rockets being prepared. SV Stapp & another towards rocket-sled. SV Stapp into rocket seat. SV Helmet being adjusted on Stapp. SCU Ditto. GBV Personnel away from sled. GV Sled. SBV Air Force Personnel at control consul. SCU Clock. SCU Firing Officer says, 3,2,1, FIRE. (Nat. sd.) CU Pan Moving switch. GV Rocket-sled moving off in slow-motion. Shot Track. FV Rocket-sled along track, comes to stop as water brake takes effect.



    Science and Technology; Vehicles; United States of America; Personalities - Armed Forces




    Initials


    New Mexico

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8DPTSRSZXZI7P7NE5LG7X5QEX
    Media URN:
    VLVA8DPTSRSZXZI7P7NE5LG7X5QEX
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/12/1954
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:07:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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