• Short Summary

    US Navy claims that the flying saucers stories are all inspired by their research balloons.

  • Description

    United States of America (USA).

    SV. Men onboard USS 'Norton Sound' preparing to inflate huge plastic balloon with recording instruments gathering scientific data. SCU. Inflated balloon being fixed to go up. GV. Elevated, men attaching recording instruments to base of balloon, & SV. CU. Balloon rising. LV. Balloon rising. LV. Balloon rising. US Navy men claim that the flying saucers stories are all inspired by the people seeing their research balloons.

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

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1439.25
    Media URN:
    46950
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    22/02/1951
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:33:31:00 / 01:34:16:00
    Canister:
    51/16

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