Material relating to newsreel story "Their Last Countdown" - 67/10.
Selected originals (offcuts, selected scenes, out-takes, rushes) for story "Their Last Countdown" - 67/10.
C/U sign to area 'Saturn 1B launch area'. C/U Ed White looking through periscope. Various shots of Apollo capsule being prepared and attached to launch pad. C/U Ed White looking through periscope. Various shots of capsule from outside. M/S men in control room. M/S men manoeuvring the rocket.
C/U sign 'John F. Kennedy Space Center'. Various shots of the rocket. M/S of the three astronauts Ed White, Virgil Grissom and Roger Chaffee. M/S rocket being towed towards launch pad. M/S rocket being lifted. M/S astronauts in capsule. Interior of control room, pressing buttons etc. C/U dial and control panel. Interior shots of the astronauts, pan across them in space suits. Various shots of them. M/S posing for cameras then walking towards and boarding van. M/S of it driving to capsule. Various shots of the astronauts and press. Various shots inside and outside capsule. C/U White.