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  • Short Summary

    Thor Able missile surrounded by steel framework, the actual take-off, and tracking the missile.

  • Description

    Cape Canaveral, United States of America USA.

    MS. from underneath of stairway. Various shots personnel making final checks and tests. Two LSs at night: to Thor Able missile surrounded by steel framework. LS. as the gantry moves back to reveal the missile standing by itself, at night LS. The Thor Able missile against black sky. LS. Searchlights. Two LSs. of the missile standing against black sky. LS. GV. the missile standing against lightening sky. Nearer shot - ditto LS. of the missile prior to launching, of the launching the actual take-off, and tracking the missile until it is no more than a speck in the sky, and eventually disappears - good shot.

    (Mute. F.G.)

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2952.05
    Media URN:
    84861
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1960
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:08:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:05:55:00 / 01:10:03:00
    Canister:
    UN 3331 E

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