• Short Summary

    President Nixon attends the takeoff of the Apollo 12, which is to travel to the moon.

  • Description

    Apollo 12 - Blast Off. Cape Kennedy (Cape Canaveral) in Florida, United States of America.

    LV Apollo 12 on launch pad at Cape Kennedy. SV People arriving pre-launch. GV Crowds. CU Emblem on side of transfer van, "Apollo XI, Conrad, Gordon and Bean". CU Still of Conrad. CU Still of Gordon. CU Still of Bean. LV As the three astronauts walk towards transfer van. SV Ditto, as they get into van. GV Press and crowd. GV As President Richard Nixon and wife arrive at Cape Kennedy. SV As they walk towards camera. CU Nixon shaking hands with people. CU Nixon. SV Nixon shaking hands with people. LV Bank of people waiting for the launch. GV Apollo 12 on launch pad. SV People. CU Time indicator board with 11 seconds to go. CU Woman reporter, pan to bank of reporters. CU Man with camera. CU Man with binoculars. CU Indicator board with 1 second to go - Zero. LV As Apollo 12 goes up. Pan up with Apollo 12.

    Cataloguer's note: For search purposes - Space Race.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Pathe newsreels
    British Pathé
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    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:36:24:00 / 01:37:39:00

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