• Short Summary

    The 22nd International Astronautical Conference, with more than 500 scientists form 37 countries taking part, ended in Brussels today (Saturday).

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    The 22nd International Astronautical Conference, with more than 500 scientists form 37 countries taking part, ended in Brussels today (Saturday). During the five-day meeting, delegates discussed such topics as international co-operation in space and the role of man in space exploration.

    The delegates heard speeches by several space explores, including Apollo 15 astronaut David Scott, who attended with fellow moon-explorers Alfred Worden and James Irwin. Soviet cosmonaut Boris Yegorov, who orbited the earth in a Voshkod craft in 1964, made a speech commemorating the tenth anniversary of Yuri Gagarin's pioneering space flight in 1961.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAC45J8BJCA359DQ8U9761A4OXF
    Media URN:
    VLVAC45J8BJCA359DQ8U9761A4OXF
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    25/09/1971
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:00:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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