• Short Summary

    A NEW SPACE TRACKING STATION FOR THE U.S. APOLLO MOON-SHOT SPACE PROGRAMME WAS INAUGURATED IN?

  • Description

    1.
    MV DISH AERIAL PAN TO LV STATION BUILDING.
    0.05

    2.
    MV INT OFFICIAL EXPLAINS PART OF INSTALLATION TO JOSEPH PALMER AND OTHERS.
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    3.
    CU GROUP.
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    4.
    MV M. RAKOTOBE (CENTRE) LISTENS
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    5.
    CU CONTROL OF PANEL.
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    7.
    CU TRIO LOOK.
    0.24

    8.
    SV EXT PARTY WALK TOWARDS ANTENNA TILT TO ANTENNA
    0.40

    9.
    CU PALMER AND RAKOTOBE LOOK AT ANTENNA PAN TO ANDRIANAVALONO AND DIRECTOR CUNNINGHAM.
    0.50

    10.
    SV ANTENNA TILT.
    0.54

    11.
    SV GEARING
    0.56

    12.
    SV ANTENNA TILT
    1.01

    13.
    CU PALMER AND RAKOTOBE -- PARTY MOVES OFF.
    1.09

    14.
    GV PARTY ALONG TILT TO PART OF INSTALLATION.
    1.15



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: A NEW SPACE TRACKING STATION FOR THE U.S. APOLLO MOON-SHOT SPACE PROGRAMME WAS INAUGURATED IN TANANARIVE ON FRIDAY, BY THE U.S. UNDER-SECRETARY OF STATE FOR AFRICAN AFFAIRS, MR. JOSEPH PALMER.

    THE TRACKING STATION WAS SET UP BY THE U.S. NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION IN READINESS FOR THEIR APOLLO SERIES OF SPACE LAUNCHING.

    PRESENT AT THE INAUGURATION OF THE STATION WITH MR. PALMER WERE THE MALAGASY MINISTER OF STATE, M. RAVOHANGY ANDRIANAVALONA, PRESIDENT OF THE MADAGASCAR SUPREME COUNCIL, M. RENE RAKATOBE AND THE SPACE STATION DIRECTOR, MR. CUNNINGHAM.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABI6IECOIZC5FNMGCFLSFJ7WA8
    Media URN:
    VLVABI6IECOIZC5FNMGCFLSFJ7WA8
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    30/01/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:16:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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