• Short Summary

    HOPES ARE HIGH AT THE GEMINI FIVE CONTROL CENTRE IN HOUSTON, TEXAS, TODAY (WEDNESDAY) AS THE TWO-MAN SPACE FLIGHT GOES INTO ITS FIFTH DAY.

  • Description

    HOPES ARE HIGH AT THE GEMINI FIVE CONTROL CENTRE IN HOUSTON, TEXAS, TODAY (WEDNESDAY) AS THE TWO-MAN SPACE FLIGHT GOES INTO ITS FIFTH DAY. AFTER INITIAL FUEL TROUBLES, THE FLIGHT GOES INTO ALMOST WITHOUT A HITCH - AND SCIENTISTS HAVE HIGH HOPES THAT THE EIGHT-DAY MISSION WILL BE COMPLETED SUCCESSFULLY. AT A NEWS CONFERENCE, ON TUESDAY, THE FLIGHT DIRECTOR, MR. CHRIS KRAFT, CLASHED WITH A NEWSMAN WHO ASKED A QUESTION ABOUT MATERIAL OF MILITARY ORIGIN BEING CARRIED IN THE SPACECRAFT.

    THE NEWSMAN ASKING THE QUESTION WAS WORRIED ABOUT THE INCLUSION IN THE SATELLITE'S EQUIPMENT OF MATERIAL THAT WAS ESSENTIALLY MILITARY IN NATURE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA93DGWY8CFL4TKF7VZUWL53MSH
    Media URN:
    VLVA93DGWY8CFL4TKF7VZUWL53MSH
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/08/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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