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  • Description

    1.
    MV. MAN EXPLAINS FYLINGDALES RADAR WATCH AND DISCUSSES THE BUILDING OF A NEW TOWER FOR EXTRA EFFICIENCY, HOW THE RADAR DETECTS AND ANALYSES EVERYTHING PASSING OVERHEAD.
    52 ft

    2.
    CU. INTERVIEW WITH GROUP CAPT. STEPHEN BECK, COMMANDER OF THE STATION. "BESIDES OUR IMPORTANT MILITARY TASK WE ARE CONTINUALLY KEEPING WATCH ON ALL THE SATELLITES AND SPACE OBJECTS IN ORBIT, THERE HAVE BEEN NO DRAMATIC FALSE ALARMS, THOUGH THERE HAVE BEEN SOME INTERESTING MOMENTS. THE MILITARY TASK COMES BEFORE EVERYTHING, BUT WE DO COLLECT INFORMATION ON SATELLITES AND SPACE OBJECTS".
    110 ft

    3.
    CU. INTERVIEWER EXPLAINS THAT FYLINGDALES IS RUN JOINTLY WITH AMERICA AS THEY PAY 3/4 OF THE COST.
    116 ft

    4.
    CU. INTERVIEW WITH THE AMERICAN COMMANDER COL. GILBERT HUNT "THIS SYSTEM REALLY MAKE DETERRENTS A FACT AND THIS CONTINUAL WATCH WILL SO ON AS LONG AS RUSSIAN IS INCLINED TO POSSIBLY LAUNCH AN ATTACK ON NORTH AMERICA OR BRITAIN".
    155 ft

    5.
    MV. TOWER.
    157 ft



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    Film ID:
    VLVA7OZDVA3R4EDOB2SCQFWPK6LNA
    Media URN:
    VLVA7OZDVA3R4EDOB2SCQFWPK6LNA
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/11/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:04:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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