SOVIET MISSILE SILO Uniformed soldiers descend into an ICBM silo; a soldier wearing a headset turns dials on a control panel; a missile in a launch silo is viewed looking from the base skyward, and a missiles fiery launch from a silo into the stratosphere is seen.
BELGIAN BALLOONISTS COMPLETE FLIGHT Belgian stratosphere balloonists Max Cosyns and Meere van der Elst pack their balloon and instruments on to a horse-drawn cart in the tiny Yugoslav village where they safely completed their flight into the upper stratosphere.
STRATOSPHERE RECORD BROKEN Captains Albert W. Stevens and Orvil A. Anderson of the Army Air Corps ascend to a then unheard of altitude of 72,395 feet (14 miles) into the stratosphere. Their helium balloon floats above the terrain then pilot POV from a nearby plane as the balloon lands and deflates.
Date: November 11, 1935 - BLACK/WHITE Source: Video: BetaSP Length: 00:00:16:00, No Audio
U.S. STRATOSPHERE BALLOON FLIGHT SUCCESS Search parties fan out across New Jersey looking for Commander Thomas G.W. "Tex" Settle and Major Chester L. Fordney of the Marine Corps after the men make their second balloon flight into the stratosphere. The scientists are found safe with their instruments and happy to talk about their success at reaching an altitude of 59,000 feet.
SOVIETS BREAK STRATOSPHERE RECORD Soviet scientist George Prokofiev and his crew prepare for and take off on their balloon ascension into the stratosphere to set a new world record of 11.8 miles above the earth.
U.S. STRATOSPHERE BALLOON CRASHES The first stratosphere balloon flight of Lieutenant Commander Thomas G. W. "Tex" Settle and Major Chester L. Fordney ends abruptly in a Chicago railroad shortly after take-off. A leaky valve brings the balloon down but the team is determined and a second flight this year will bring them success.
eFootage is a premier HD, film and video stock footage archive (contemporary and vintage) specializing in news, industrial, and more.
We have over one million additional stock footage clips that we can search upon request.
Featuring Data Refinery® and WebMagic® search and data technology.
A premier dv, film and video, digital and hd stock footage archive