• Short Summary

    The Duke of Windsor, who was in Houston, Texas for a checkup on an eye operation performed there, took advantage of his visit Wednesday (13 October) to tour the Manned Spacecraft Center.

  • Description

    The Duke of Windsor, who was in Houston, Texas for a checkup on an eye operation performed there, took advantage of his visit Wednesday (13 October) to tour the Manned Spacecraft Center.

    After meeting various space officials and Astronaut Gordon Cooper, the Duke toured the Center's exhibit area. Then he met flight directors Christopher Kraft and John Hodges. Hodges explained the flight director console to the Duke.

    The Manned Spacecraft Center houses Mission Control which directs America's space shots.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9IY23P3XW6RGJ12HNIG3VO0WC
    Media URN:
    VLVA9IY23P3XW6RGJ12HNIG3VO0WC
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1965
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:54:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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