STK-ID 31118

Missile Research (00/04/1958): shots of scientist inspecting rocket barrel in propulsion wing of the Canadian Armament Research and Development Establishment (CARDE), of reporters standing by. Shots of reporters watching as scientists demonstrate some of the operations in preparation of solid rocket propellant. HAS of press in telemetry room, equipment, model rocket, gondola. Several shots of gondola and equipment, of telemetering consoles, graphs and various other pieces of equipment. Exterior shots of cars driving up to CARDE buildings. HAS of CARDE, PAN to bus arriving, pressmen stepping off. Various shots of Dr Gerald Bull with model rocket, explaining operation at aeroballistic range, of smooth bore gun used in firing small missile for test purposes. ESTABLISHING SHOTs of CARDE. Several interior shots of laboratories, scientists, equipment.


Excerpt from
1st Press Visit to C.A.R.D.E. / Canada Host to World Power Conference
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio