• Short Summary

    A SPECIALLY EQUIPPED UNITED STATES C-130 HERCULES TRANSPORT PLANE, KNOWN AS A "FLYING LABORATORY", HAS BEEN VISITING DAKAR, CAPITAL OF SENEGAL.

  • Description

    A SPECIALLY EQUIPPED UNITED STATES C-130 HERCULES TRANSPORT PLANE, KNOWN AS A "FLYING LABORATORY", HAS BEEN VISITING DAKAR, CAPITAL OF SENEGAL. THE PLANE IS BEING USED BY THE AMERICAN CULTURAL CENTRE TO EXPLAIN VARIOUS ASPECTS OF THE UNITED STATES SPACE PROGRAMME.

    INSIDE THE PLANE IS EQUIPMENT USED TO ILLUSTRATE ASPECTS OF THE AMERICAN SPACE PROGRAMME INCLUDING THE GEMINI AND APOLLO MAN-IN-SPACE PROJECTS. ALSO ON BOARD ARE TECHNICIANS WHO EXPLAIN TO VISITORS THE DIFFERENT FACETS OF THE PROGRAMME, AND HOW CERTAIN EQUIPMENT IS USE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACWI2GKZ0QF24K6LOID9UU67SI
    Media URN:
    VLVACWI2GKZ0QF24K6LOID9UU67SI
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/02/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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