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    Engineers working on supersonic rocket, Cornwall.

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    Aircraft productions supersonic rocket.

    M.S. Radar screen on top of tower in action. M.S. Pilots beside Meteor jet fighter. S.C.U. Pilot getting into fighter. M.S. Mechanics and pilot getting into Mosquito. C.U. Pilot getting through hatch into mosquito. L.S. Mosquito aircraft in flight. L.S. Vapour trail left by rocket. M.S. Two radar operators at control board of rocket. M.S. Back view engineers watching control board. M.S. Engineer working on rocket. Two aircraft in background. C.U. Engineer. C.U. Control panel in control room. C.U. Control engineer with head phones on. C.U. Section of rocket. S.C.U. Engineers working on rocket. M.S. Engineer at work on rocket. S.C.U. Tail section of rocket. C.U. Tail fin in rudder being manipulated by engineer. M.S. Control operator at work. C.U. Engineers hands plotting course of rocket. C.U. Engineer looking through radar panel and watching needle go round. M.S. Two engineers watching control panel. M.S. Two engineers watching radar panel and plotting course C.U. Engineers working on rocket. S.C.U. Outer casing being fitted onto rocket M.S. Rocket in wind tunnel. M.S. Rocket being tested on bench showing what happens when rocket is flown from aircraft.

    (Mute. Neg.) (Selected Scenes 49/31.)

    Note: close up of a stunning bloke.

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    Film ID:
    Media URN:
    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:57:15:00 / 01:59:22:00
    UN 2109 E

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