White Sands Proving Ground and the Holloman Air Force Base in Alamogordo, New Mexico. The white drifting sand dunes. The entrance sign reads 'White Sands National Monument, United States Department of the Interior, National Park Service'. A building in the premises with the American flag in the foreground. Soldier walks on the sand dunes with a gun. Tracks made by motor vehicle. Sandy area with a cactus bush. Soldier runs over sand dunes. Soldier throws sand out of the camera. Sign reads 'Air Material Command Alamogordo AAF Special Range'.
Shows the White Sands Proving Ground ( White Sands Missile Range), a rocket range in New Mexico. Sign on entrance fence reads "Naval Unit White Sands Proving Ground". View of rocket test launch area, including an old rusted tail section of a rocket. Quonset huts and storage areas nearby. A white German V-2 rocket on its side on a wheeled carrier. Camera up close on rocket with painted lettering that reads 'German V-2 rocket,Ordinance Department, White Sands Proving Ground ,New Mexico'.
Shows the White Sands Proving Ground ( White Sands Missile Range), a rocket range in New Mexico.
The sign on the entrance reads ' U.S. Naval Unit White Sands Proving Ground '. German V-2 rocket parts at the facility. An erected tail section of the V-2 rocket and a rocket launch(firing) platform. Rocket reads 'German V-2 rocket,Ordnance Department, White Sands Proving Ground ,New Mexico'.
Rocket being launched from White Sands in New Mexico. Technician inserts camera in fin of rocket. He inserts cover over lens and screws casing securely in place. Rocket starts to rise from platform and takes off. Mountains in the background. Rocket disappears into the sky. It leaves vapor trails. Rocket in flight over the earth. View of curvature of the earth. Craters seen on Earth's surface. Aircraft with folded wings aboard United States Navy ship Midway.
German V-2 rocket being launched from White Sands, New Mexico. Rocket takes off from launching stand. Exhaust from rear of rocket before it takes off. Trail of rocket in sky. Technician woks on radar screen.
Earth's view from a V-2 rocket 80 to 100 miles above earth surface in New Mexico. Area around White Sands is seen. Desert and mountains are also seen.