• Short Summary

    Spacecraft Gemini 8 unsuccessfully attempts to link with Agena target vehicle in space.

  • Description

    Space.

    LV. From Gemini 8, spacecraft manned by astronauts David Scott and Neil Armstrong, another aircraft Agena target vehicle is seen at close distance, & nearer shot. Gemini 8 attempted to link up with Agena. CU. As the Gemini docks into the target vehicle. Shot from capsule as it starts to spin. The Agena is ejected and Gemini starts to spin very fast. The two astronauts have managed to stop the spinning, regain control and land into pacific.

    LV. The two astronauts being greeted by Air Force officials. CU. The two astronauts as they walk towards camera.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1789.26
    Media URN:
    55174
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    24/03/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:58:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:46:30:00 / 01:47:28:00
    Canister:
    66/24

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