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  • Short Summary

    Aquanauts being tested at American sea laboratory.

  • Description

    United States of America (USA).

    Various shots of the medics preparing members of the sea laboratory crew by sticking wires to various parts of their bodies so readings can be taken of their conditions while in water. MS. Members of the press gather around to watch. Various shots of Malcolm Scott Carpenter and Captain George Bond the Surface Commander chatting to press before dive. Various shot of the crew in frogmen's suits getting ready for dive, with Scott Carpenter in command. The crew all leap into the water and disappear under the surface.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 31/08/1965.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3128.13
    Media URN:
    88200
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:23:42:00 / 01:26:20:00
    Canister:
    UN 4049 C

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