European Space Agency (ESA) EXOSAT satellite launch,May 26, 1983 , from the Vandenberg space complex in Santa Barbara, California, United States. Technicians work on the satellite. Satellite ready for launch atop Thor-Delta rocket. Control room filled with personnel and monitoring systems and screens. Count-down completes, rocket ignites, and satellite is launched in a blast of fire and smoke. Pieces of rocket fall away as satellite speeds towards orbital destination..
A map of the United States. Exterior view of the Santa Barbara Mission at Santa Barbara in California, USA. A monk walking in a covered walkway of the Mission. Greyhound tourist bus travels through a tunnel and on a highway. Exterior views of the greyhound bus, and interior point of view shot of highway and approaching tunnel from inside the bus. Silhouette of the bus driver, driving on the highway.
Olympic diving coaching in Santa Barbara, California. Springboard diver Marjorie Gestring beside a swimming pool. Fred Cady, the coach, with Marjorie Gestring and another springboard diver Norman Sper Jr.. The coach explains a diagram of diving pattern to the divers. Marjorie Gestring and Norman Sper Jr. come up to a diving board. Marjorie takes a dive from the board followed by Norman. Marjorie and Norman take a couple of more dives one after the other including a back dive. Marjorie and Norman standing on the diving board side by side. Both of them diving into the pool.
Wedding of Ralph Kiner, home run king of the Pittsburgh Pirates and Nancy Chaffee in Santa Barbara, California. The couple comes out of the church. Nancy poses with the best man Hank Greenberg who is the general manager of the Cleveland Indians. Bob Lemon of the Cleveland Indians gives a congratulatory kiss to the bride. Vern Stephens of the Boston Red Sox shakes hands with the groom. Many other sports personalities present at the wedding reception. The couple cuts the wedding cake.
Olympic divers practice at the Coral Casino in Montecito, an unincorporated community adjacent to Santa Barbara, California. Ruth Jump and Marjorie Gestriug exhibit their platform diving skills in the Coral Casino's seaside pool. Various other divers shown.
A new pole vault record being set in Santa Barbara, California. John Ueslses tries to set a 16 feet pole vault record. He uses a pole vault to jump over a bar. He registers a mark of 15 feet and 8 inches. In his second attempt he jumps over the bar and sets the record of jumping over a height of 16 feet and three fourth inches. An official measures the height jumped over by Ueslses.