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New Mexico, U.S.A.: SV Colonel Stapp giving interview to Press. CU Stapp. SV Stapp.
GV Rocket-sled on runway. FV Rockets being prepared. SV Stapp & another towards rocket-sled. SV Stapp into rocket seat. SV Helmet being adjusted on Stapp. SCU Ditto. GBV Personnel away from sled. GV Sled. SBV Air Force Personnel at control consul. SCU Clock. SCU Firing Officer says, 3,2,1, FIRE. (Nat. sd.) CU Pan Moving switch. GV Rocket-sled moving off in slow-motion. Shot Track. FV Rocket-sled along track, comes to stop as water brake takes effect.
Science and Technology; Vehicles; United States of America; Personalities - Armed Forces
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