• Short Summary

    Gemini XI getting ready and being launched in Florida.

  • Description

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

    MS. The two astronauts Richard Gordon and Charles Conrad on their way to the dressing room. Various shots of the astronauts in the dressing room as they are put into their space suits. Various shots of the astronauts drive to the launching pad and going into the cage which takes them up the gantry. Various shots of the astronauts being fitted into the capsule. Several shots of the Atlas target rocket lifting off from pad. LS. Lift and no tilt, cut to Gemini XI in flight. CU. Astronaut's hand pressing buttons in capsule. Several shots of a docking with Agena. Various shots of the camera which will take the photographs being tested in the space flight simulator. GV. Panning shot of starry sky. Various shots taken during flight of a docking with Agena. LS. Splash down.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 19/09/1966. Patchy sound, towards the end.

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    3216.09
    Media URN:
    89990
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:19:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:38:00 / 01:32:57:00
    Canister:
    UN 4195 B

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