Shots of US rockets being launched, pictures of moon from Ranger 8 cameras.
Title reads: "TO MOON IN 66 HOURS".
Cape Kennedy, United States of America (USA).
Ranger 8 lands. Various shots launching of Saturn rocket carrying the Pegasus satellite. Animated sequence showing rocket in flight and Pegasus unfolding its wing-like panels. W
Various shots the Ranger 8 being launched. Animated sequence showing course taken by Ranger to coincide with moon. Animated sequence as the Ranger capsule falls onto the moon. C/U television screen in headquarters of Ranger project. Panning shot Ranger 8 project personnel applauding the success of the moon mission. C/U pictures sent from cameras on Ranger 8 of sea of Tranquility.