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    THE AIR FORCE IS WORKING TODAY TO LAUNCH ITS SECOND MOON ROCKET. TECHNICAL DIFFICULTIES FORCED?

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    Background: THE AIR FORCE IS WORKING TODAY TO LAUNCH ITS SECOND MOON ROCKET. TECHNICAL DIFFICULTIES FORCED POSTPONEMENT, EARLY THIS MORNING, OF LAUNCHING SCHEDULED FOR 1.22 AM EASTERN STANDARD TIME. HEAVY RAINS, FLOODING CONDUCTS AND UNDERGROUND CABLES WERE THOUGHT TO BE RESPONSIVE FOR THE DELAY.

    THE BEST GUESS ON A NEW LAUNCHING TIME IS EARLY TOMORROW MORNING. MEANWHILE, THE STATIC TESTS ON VARIOUS ROCKETS CONTINUE AT CAPE CANAVERAL. IN THE FILM YOU ARE ABOUT TO SEE, THE ENGINES OF FAMOUS TITAN I.C.B.M. ARE GIVEN A DRAMATIC TEST RUN.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA8SJJCV6CXC4TBLSCZH28ZATIT
    Media URN:
    VLVA8SJJCV6CXC4TBLSCZH28ZATIT
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/11/1958
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MP4
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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