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Gary Powers Incident

Reel Number: 221137-22

Color: Black and White

Sound: SIL and SD

Year / Date: 1960

Country: Russia

Location: Moscow

TC Begins: 20:09:28

TC Ends: 20:12:34

Duration: 00:03:06

Gary Powers Incident U-2 taking off, POV in flight & from another plane. Still Gary Powers. Radar dish turning, alarm button pressed, missile uncovered, radar screen. 20:10:06 Wreckage of U-2 high altitude plane. Khrushchev at press conference following shooting down of spy plane dtalking to reporter very personally. 20:10:38 Wreckage of U-2 & flight suit exhibited to the Russian people in glass case & plane wreckage in hanger. 20:11:24 Street scene, crowds on pavement outside courtroom (?). Int. People stand & judge enters. Gary Powers led to witness box. Trial in progress, people listening. Powers at microphone. Crowd applauds. Spying; Surveillance Flights; Propaganda;

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