• Short Summary

    NASA scientists do early work on the Moon shot - with help from Jodrell Bank in England.

  • Description

    Full title reads: "Florida. Moon Next Time?"

    Florida, United States of America (USA) and Jodrell Bank, England.

    GV Three stage space NASA Pioneer rocket standing with gantry around it at Cape Canaveral, Florida. CU Television Apparatus being checked before being placed in the nose of the rocket. CU Two men looking on. SV Men placing nose cone around scientific apparatus. TS Looking down on nose of the rocket.

    Aerial shot, radio telescope at Jodrell Bank. SV Professor ACB Lovell talking to American scientists. CU Professor Lovell. CU Two American scientists LV Int. control room of radio telescope with Professor Lovell and American scientists in it. CU Graph machine working. CU American scientist calculating. LV Scientists preparing apparatus for launching. GV Night shot, radio telescope with moon in b.g.

    LV Space rocket standing inside floodlit gantry. SV Pan, liquid oxygen containers being used to fuel the rocket. CU Man adjusting pump on one of the containers. LV Floodlit gantry. SV Man adjusting pump on one of the containers. SV Man checking the rocket which is icing up on outside due to fuelling operations, pan to rocket. LV Gantry being moved away as launching time draws near. CU Men looking up at rocket. Angle shot, rocket ready for launching. SV Nose of rocket which houses scientific apparatus. GV Rocket blasts off rising with flame coming from tail.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1561.30
    Media URN:
    50135
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    16/10/1958
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:35:00 / 01:48:30:00
    Canister:
    58/83

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