• Short Summary

    American military test Ground to Air guided missiles - not with too much success.

  • Description

    Alamogordo, New Mexico, United States of America (USA). Ground To Air Pilotless Aircraft - guided missiles are tested.

    LV. Rocket ramp being elevated. SV. Man at control panel. CU. Firing pin being withdrawn. LV. Rocket zooming heavenwards SCU. Radar tracking rocket. LV. Another rocket heavenwards, it goes haywire dives and explodes. LV. Another rocket takes off and Explodes LV. Rocket making its way to outer space. SCU. Radar tracking rocket. SCU. Radar tracking rocket. LV. Vapour trail of rocket weaving a pattern in the heavens.

    (F.G.) (Orig "E")

    N.B. This material is badly scratched.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    56.27
    Media URN:
    28146
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    19/01/1953
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:52:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:47:00 / 01:24:39:00
    Canister:
    53/6

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