• Short Summary

    THE SOVIET LUNAR PROBE CAPSULE, ZOND-5, ARRIVED BY SEA IN BOMBAY YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) AND LATER LEFT BY AIR FOR THE SOVIET UNION.

  • Description

    THE SOVIET LUNAR PROBE CAPSULE, ZOND-5, ARRIVED BY SEA IN BOMBAY YESTERDAY (THURSDAY) AND LATER LEFT BY AIR FOR THE SOVIET UNION.

    THE SOVIET ROUND-THE-MOON SPACE PROBE ZOND-5 WAS BROUGHT TO BOMBAY IN THE SOVIET OCEANOGRAPHIC SHIP VASILY GOLONIS.

    IT WAS TRANSFERRED FROM THE SHIP IN AN EMPTY CONTAINER FLOWN IN FROM MOSCOW. IT WAS DRIVEN TO BOMBAY AIRPORT TO A RUSSIAN ANTONOV AN-12 PLANE WHICH HAD BEEN WAITING AT BOMBAY SINCE MONDAY TO TAKE THE ZOND-5 BACK TO THE SOVIET UNION.

    THE SOVIET AMBASSADOR TO INDIA, MR. NIKOLAI PEGOV, MET THE 3,000-TON VASILY GOLONIS ON IT'S ARRIVAL.

    THE UNMANNED SPACE PROBE SPLASHED DOWN IN THE INDIAN OCEAN ON SEPTEMBER 21.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAEMH2EMNKFX5H0G1QS8MM73PFC
    Media URN:
    VLVAEMH2EMNKFX5H0G1QS8MM73PFC
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/10/1968
    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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