• Short Summary

    United States Navy scientists carry out rocket testing at an ordnance testing station in the California desert

  • Description

    Gaumont British Ident

    SLATE INFORMATION: America's Rocket Town

    USA: California:
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    EXPLOSIONS Rocket comes along ramp in America's Rocket Town. Seen crashing into barricade with huge explosion. Various tests with other explosive matters


    EXPLOSIVE Testing out various explosives in America "Rocket Town" Putting cigarette end to bit of explosive matter. Rocket travelling along ramp into barricade resulting in a large explosion


    ROCKETS Experimental Station. Rocket comes along ramp crashes into barricade. Planes testing out rockets and working in laboratories


    AMERICA'S ROCKET TOWN Shots of the Rocket Town an experimental station. Shots of the worker's home. Developments in field of rocket warfare Explosives etc being set off with cigarette end. A Rocket set off along ramp into barricade. Naval fighter planes carry out tests with rocket hitting targets with accuracy

    weapon, experiment, experimental, fuel, aeroplanes, demonstration, arms, fighters
    Background: United States Navy scientists carry out rocket testing at an ordnance testing station in the California desert

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5B7EGZRDJX6BXIPSQFZ93MQ5V
    Media URN:
    VLVA5B7EGZRDJX6BXIPSQFZ93MQ5V
    Group:
    Reuters - Gaumont British Newsreel
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    05/04/1948
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:15:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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