• Short Summary

    Atomic bomb tests take place in the Yucca Flats, Nevada.

  • Description

    Unused / unissued material -

    Yucca Flats, Nevada, United States of America (USA). Atomic bomb tests. American voiceovered newsreel material.

    VS of air balloon being used to lifted atomic bomb in to air. Technicians watch screens to monitor progress. VS of people putting on goggles to watch the air burst explosion. VS of camera to record the test. VS of explosion and now spread out mushroom cloud from nuclear bomb test. . MS of Marines moving in towards explosion through dust. GV Formations of helicopters flying over others on the ground. Angle shot of same. GV Four helicopters flying over.

    (F/G) Old record suggests material dates from around 01/07/1957.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2880.08
    Media URN:
    83435
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1957
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:29:02:00 / 01:30:23:00
    Canister:
    UN 2982 C

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