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  • Short Summary

    The Gemini 12 space capsule is collected in the ocean.

  • Description

    Unissued / Unused material -

    United States of America (USA).

    LS Helicopter taking off from deck of 'Wasp'. LS Of the parachute with capsule heading for splash-down, splash-down not very good. VS Of recovery of the Gemini 12 space capsule and shots from the helicopter of the NASA astronauts being raised from the sea. MS Of James Lovell and Edwin 'Buzz' Aldrin on helicopter starting to de-clothe. VS Of the welcome given to the astronauts on arrival back at the carrier.

    VS Actual shots in space of Ed Aldrin doing his jobs outside the space capsule on a space walk (EVA). He sits on hatch door and then does some more manoeuvres on end of long wire.

    VS On the carrier 'USS Wasp' the two astronauts cut large cake which has been made just for them.

    (F.G.) Old record suggests material material dates from around 20/11/1966.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3217.19
    Media URN:
    90020
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1966
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:36:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:58:33:00 / 02:03:09:00
    Canister:
    UN 4193 D

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