Test pilot Scott Crossfield flies X15 rocket in flight over Mojave Desert, California.
Unissued / unused material.
American newsreel item.
Drama of X15's free flight, United States of America (USA).
CU Scott Crossfield (test pilot, potential astronaut). LS B52 bomber carrying X15 rocket under wings taking off (Crossfield is aboard rocket). Air to air shot showing X15 under wing of B52. Air to Air shot of X15 leaving B.52 and of it flying independent. Air to air shot of control plane following X15 rocket. CU people looking through binoculars. Air to air shot of X15. LS newsreel cameraman. LS X15 gliding down over California's Mojave Desert.