• Short Summary

    SYNOPSIS: The Moon surface experiment practices were carried out on a backlog somewhere at Cape Kennedy(???)
    The two astronauts intended to carry two the Apollo 17 Moon surface experiments are Gene Cernan & Harrison Schmitt, however it's impossible to tell which is which because they're suited up during these practice runs.

  • Description

    1.
    NASA symbol
    3 ft

    2.
    GV astronauts driving moon buggy.
    0.16

    3.
    Technicians watching
    18 ft

    4.
    Astronaut laying out wire possibly from seismic microphone.
    33 ft

    5.
    Astronaut assembling equipment
    35 ft

    6.
    Astronaut drilling hole in surface (3 shots)
    52 ft

    7.
    Astronaut walking to moon buggy
    64 ft

    8.
    Cameramen, NASA officials watching
    66 ft

    9.
    Astronaut placing instrument firmly into ground
    75 ft

    10.
    Two men reading instruments possibly checking astronaut's life support systems
    77 ft

    11.
    Astronaut placing another instrument on ground.
    84 ft

    12.
    Astronaut testing camera
    91 ft

    13.
    Astronaut attaching metal tape to equipment
    107 ft

    14.
    TV cameraman
    108 ft

    15.
    Astronaut trying to place equipment correctly in ground
    130 ft

    16.
    Astronaut places drill bit in ground, then attaches drill
    148 ft

    17.
    Astronaut unravelling wire & walking up small slope
    165 ft

    18.
    Astronaut places tripod on ground for testing
    176 ft

    19.
    One astronaut approaches another
    185 ft

    20.
    One astronaut driving moon buggy.
    196 ft



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    Background: SYNOPSIS: The Moon surface experiment practices were carried out on a backlog somewhere at Cape Kennedy(???)
    The two astronauts intended to carry two the Apollo 17 Moon surface experiments are Gene Cernan & Harrison Schmitt, however it's impossible to tell which is which because they're suited up during these practice runs.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAE39E4KT7M97FZ6TEJ45XQKGGZ
    Media URN:
    VLVAE39E4KT7M97FZ6TEJ45XQKGGZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/01/1972
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:05:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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