• Short Summary

    THE UNITED STATES' APOLLO SEVEN SPACECRAFT ENTERED ITS SIXTH DAY IN SPACE TODAY (WEDNESDAY) WITHOUT ANY APPARENT PROBLEMS.

  • Description

    THE UNITED STATES' APOLLO SEVEN SPACECRAFT ENTERED ITS SIXTH DAY IN SPACE TODAY (WEDNESDAY) WITHOUT ANY APPARENT PROBLEMS. ASTRONAUTS WALTER SCHIRRA, WALTER CUNNINGHAM AND DONN EISELE YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) BEAMED THEIR SECOND TELEVISION TRANSMISSION FROM SPACE, WITH MORE GOOD-NATURED MESSAGES FOR THE MILLIONS OF VIEWERS BELOW.

    THE ASTRONAUTS YESTERDAY DISPLAYED CARDS READING: "HELLO FROM THE LOVELY APOLLO ROOM, HIGH ATOP EVERYTHING", AND "ARE YOU AT TURTLE".

    THE THREE MEN FLOATED WEIGHTLESSLY ABOUT IN THE CABIN OF APOLLO WHILE THEIR TINY TELEVISION CAMERA FILMED THEIR ACTIVITIES FOR THE SECOND DAY IN SUCCESSION. TODAY THEY ARE DUE TO MAKE ANOTHER APPEARANCE.

    WITH THE SUCCESS OF THE PRESENT MISSION, OFFICIALS AT THE UNITED STATES NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION AGENCY ARE BELIEVED TO BE CONSIDERED TO BE CONSIDERING THE PROSPECTS OF SENDING A THREE-MAN MISSION ON A FLIGHT AROUND THE MOON BEFORE CHRISTMAS.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA90543AP5R21M1L433JJXMN8M1
    Media URN:
    VLVA90543AP5R21M1L433JJXMN8M1
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/10/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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