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1st Aerial Recovery of Space Capsule

This film clip shows the first aerial recovery of a spy capsule released from an orbiting satellite by a C119 Flying Boxcar. David Ball of the Spellman Museum of Stamps & Postal History explores the early history of Cold War satellite surveillance by the US.

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