Summary:11:28:46:00 - 11:30:23:00
Tragic death of Chaffee, White and Grissom, Cape Canaveral (1967) Apollo 1 fire on launch pad during a test kills crew members and destroys command module. Three astronauts out of bus, cu Apollo 1 badge below name badge on Grissom's space suit. Men assist with uniforms, astronauts climb into command module, astronauts seated, cu one astronaut pulls on gloves, cu faces of three astronauts, press at desk, Cadillac hearses past, coffins draped with US flags loaded onto US Air Force plane, three military officials salute plane as it taxis past, plane takes off, cu and ms three astronauts pose for cameras.
Keywords:NEWSREEL, USA, AMERICAN SPACE PROGRAMME, SPACE RACE, DISASTER