First Pictures Nazi Rocket Tests in U.S.

Clip#:
Audio:
Location:
489579_1_1
Yes
White Sands, New Mexico
Year Shot:
Video:
Timecode:
1946  (Actual Year)
B/W
00:15:30 - 00:16:55
Tape Master:
Original Film:
1771
First Pictures Nazi Rocket Tests in U.S. TLSs of German V-2 rocket on U.S. Army flatbed truck in transit through desert (White Sands Proving Grounds). TLS numerous newsreel cameramen filming event, cameras on tripods. TLS/MSs American military officers observing assembly & preparation. TLS erect V2 rocket. LS/TLSs officers entering concrete blockhouse. MSs officers manning controls. Officer gives go ahead signal. Tilting TLS V-2 rocket launch. Top speed 3,000 MPH.