Title The lost tapes that reveal how Jodrell Bank snooped on the secrets of the Space Race Media name/outlet Manchester Evening News Media type Web Country/Territory United Kingdom Date 9/12/18 Description Amidst a gentle crackle and a series of bleeps, a clear, crisp voice rings out.
“This is Zond 6. This is the Russian probe Zond 6. November the fourteenth 1968. The time is 01:52 UT. The probe is about one hour’s travel away from the Moon.”
It’s the unmistakable voice of Sir Bernard Lovell, the first director of Jodrell Bank, as he narrates the path of a Russian spacecraft on its return to Earth.
URL https://www.manchestereveningnews.co.uk/news/greater-manchester-news/lost-tapes-reveal-how-jodrell-15499925 Persons Timothy O'Brien
- Space Race