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  • Short Summary

    Various shots of a light, representing the UK1 satellite, circumnavigating a globe.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Somewhere in Britain

    A model of the U.K.1 satellite orbiting a rotating globe in the Department of Scientific and Industrial Research. MS Model. CU Indicator panel, steady light means UK receiving, flashing light means stand by UK. MS Model. CU Orbital path from the North (Day). CU Orbital path from the South (Day). Fade to CU Orbital path from the North (Night), the lights of the globe indicating location of all tracking and telemetry stations. CU Orbital path from the South (Night). CU Orbital path (half-light).

    Note: Date on original record: 01/04/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3038.15
    Media URN:
    86531
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:01:00 / 01:48:42:00
    Canister:
    UN 3607 I

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