• Short Summary

    The opening of the Tidbindilla tracking station.

  • Description

    Australia.

    Australian commentary, transcript on file.

    LS. The giant antenna and dish aerial at the Tidbindilla tracking station. VS. at opening ceremony performed by Sir Robert Menzies. VS. Inside the control room of the tracking station with engineers busy at the complex system of tracking spacecraft, etc. VS. More of the aerial. LS. Rocket blasting off and slight tilt at night.

    (Comb. F.G.)

  • Tags

  • Data

    Film ID:
    3110.08
    Media URN:
    87800
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1965
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:21:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:19:09:00 / 01:20:30:00
    Canister:
    UN 4018 B

Comments (0)

We always welcome comments and more information about our films.
All posts are reactively checked. Libellous and abusive comments are forbidden.

Add your comment