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Promotional Video
From Wedge Oldham  
bulletI put this together to promote the flight of the Black Brant.  I created it when the Black Brant was going to fly in 2003.  Never did anything more with it. 

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Motor Test Videos
bulletThese videos are from the static firing done at the METRA launch on August 22nd.  As a point of reference the motor case is 59" long
From Chuck Rudy  
bulletThe video was shot facing the flight line.

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From Jeff Taylor

bulletJeff shot this video on a tripod placed close to the motor.
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From Bob Utley  
bulletBob shot this video from the flight line as well.


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Launch Video
bulletVan Norman Audio Visual setup multiple cameras and was responsible for capturing vast amounts of video throughout the entire prep and launch operations.

Veni Van Norman operated the hand held camera

Video from camera position CAM2A positioned about 350 feet away

Video from camera position CAM1 positioned about 250 feet away

Video from camera position BLASTCAM positioned about 150 feet away


Launch Pictures

bulletMy pictures from the entire launch
bulletRick Clapp captured a great shot of the Black Brant at liftoff
Other Sites
bulletDavid Sparks was the first to post this video
bulletDave Moore who camped right next to the BBII posted these photos to his site.
bulletJeff Taylor decided to make his Black Brant liftoff shot the front page news item for his site.




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