• Short Summary

    Americans pioneer in orbit flight around the sun.

  • Description

    United States of America (USA) & Jordell Bank, England.

    Title reads 'US Pioneer in Orbit Around Sun'.

    Various shots showing a four stage Jupiter rocket IRBM (Intermediate Range Ballistic Missiles) ready for take off at night. Various shots of rocket taking off. Various shots of animated description of rocket's flight showing separating in several stages. GV. & CU. Radio telescope at Jodrell Bank, England receiving the information from the rocket. LS. & CU. Man in control room. MS. Man looking through telescope. Several shots of solar explosion.

    (F.G.)

    Date found in the old record - 05/03/1959.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2766.16
    Media URN:
    69929
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:24:02:00 / 01:25:41:00
    Canister:
    UN 3191 G

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