• Short Summary

    American missile production and launching shown to the public.

  • Description

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

    Title reads 'The Missiles Picture - A Timely Report'.

    LS. Atlas missile on launching ramp ready for firing. Two shots of the Atlas missile being launched at night and of it moving up into space. Exterior of the missile plant. Various shots of missile plant, people working on the missiles mass production. Lines of finished missiles with policeman in front. Cameramen and reporters in and outside of the missile factory - this is the first time that press have been permitted inside the missile factory. Various shots of missile coming out of hangar and being raised on launching platform.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 02/02/1959.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2762.20
    Media URN:
    81340
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:45:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:38:09:00 / 01:39:54:00
    Canister:
    UN 3184 F

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