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  • Short Summary

    First all British satellite launched at Cape Kennedy, Florida.

  • Description

    Cape Kennedy, Florida, United States of America (USA).

    Long shot of the Black Knight rocket with the British UK 3 satellite (first British satellite) on launching pad at Cape Kennedy. Rocket rising after being launched. Various shots as the pencil slim rocket is brought out of its hangar and starts to be raised into its vertical takeoff position. LS. and pan up with the rocket as it takes off. It is lost out of side of frame. Various shots of the technicians at work in control room as count down approaches. LS. Pan up with rocker as it is launched, pan until it is lost in cloud.

    (B.W.)

    Date found in the old record - 05/05/1967.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3198.19
    Media URN:
    93573
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1967
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:35:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:21:00 / 01:52:56:00
    Canister:
    UN 4292 A

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