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Great cu shot of Yuri Gagarin, first man in space, in space craft, man / engineer at controls, graphic / animation of rocket detaching from lower parts of rocket leaving small capsule, capsule orbiting earth in elliptical manner, (footage) of Yuri Gagarin in capsule (training footage). Animated rays descending to city, satellite dish, (footage) people in Moscow watching orbiting capsule. NASA Chief comments at press conference.
Keywords:NEWSREEL, USSR, SOVIET UNION, SPACE PROGRAMME, SPACE RACE