Campbell missile attacks a target underway at sea.
United States USA Date:1944 Duration:11 min 6 sec Sound:Yes
Test on waterborne missile 'Campbell', remotely controlled by radio and television. Missile disguised as a fishing board. Recording shows boat at harbor. Crew prepares to carry out test. Attacking projectile in boat revealed. Television transmitter and radio control receiver. B-17 planes. Plane in flight. Disguised missile as fishing boat taken into sea from docks by two men. Missile underway at sea in control of the plane. Plane in flight and crew at radio and television controls. Boat (missile) remotely controlled from plane. Images transmitted from missile shown. Freighter underway as seen from missile. Missile approaches freighter. Missile collides with freighter. Huge explosion in water raises smoke. Freighter sinks in water. Diver goes underwater to assess damage to the target.
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