Edward White prepares to take his first walk in space as rocket launches from Cape Kennedy.
Item title reads - World hails space heroes.
Edward White prepares to take first walk in space. Cape Kennedy. America (USA).
M/S Edward White and James McDivitt checking papers. L/S as they walk towards building to get suits on. L/S Titan rocket on pad. M/S pan as they walk into rocket in their suits. L/S of the rocket. Various shots of the two astronauts in the capsule. C/U's as they check instruments. M/S as the rocket prepares to launch, it fires and lifts off. Various shots of President Lyndon Baines Johnson watching it on television. M/S rocket in flight. Shot from rocket as first stage falls away. Various shots astronaut in space. Various shots of the space gun Major White uses to move around with. M/S White floating around.