• Short Summary

    First satellite with nuclear-powered instruments launched by US Navy at Cape Canaveral.

  • Description

    Cape Canaveral, Florida, USA. Cut story with American commentary.

    MS. at night Thor-able Star rocket. Rocket on launching pad. Various shots technicians putting finishing touches to rocket. MS. Rocket on pad. LS. at night launching pad as rocket blasts off pan up with flare trail. Diagrams showing working of rocket.

    Comb F.G.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2984.23
    Media URN:
    85597
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:43:47:00 / 01:45:10:00
    Canister:
    UN 3516 E

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