• Short Summary

    THE NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION (NASA) EXHIBIT AT THE NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR, WHICH OPENS ON APRIL 22, IS NEARING COMPLETION.

  • Description

    THE NATIONAL AERONAUTICS AND SPACE ADMINISTRATION (NASA) EXHIBIT AT THE NEW YORK WORLD'S FAIR, WHICH OPENS ON APRIL 22, IS NEARING COMPLETION. AMONG THE VARIOUS MISSILES IN THE "SPACE PARK" ARE THE TITAN, AMERICA'S MOST POWERFUL INTERCONTINENTAL BALLISTIC MISSILE WITH A RANGE OF MORE THAN 6,500 MILES, AND THE SATURN WHICH WILL BE REPRESENTED ONLY BY THE BOTTOM STAGE CONTAINING ITS ENORMOUS ENGINE. THE SATURN WEIGHS MORE THAN 460 TONS AND WHEN ASSEMBLED IS ABOUT 300 FEET IN LENGTH. IT IS INTENDED TO USE: THE SATURN TO LOFT THREE MEN INTO SPACE LATER THIS YEAR.

    ONE MAN WHO WENT TO WATCH THE PROGRESS OF THE NASA EXHIBITION WAS ONE OF THE SECOND GROUP OF AMERICA'S ASTRONAUTS FROM WHICH THE MOON EXPLORERS ARE LIKELY TO BE CHOSEN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACKPITRQ0JEVVS0AKVL2DKVC5M
    Media URN:
    VLVACKPITRQ0JEVVS0AKVL2DKVC5M
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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