Air Tragedy In Tokyo 1966

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    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Tokyo, Japan

    VS In the cold of night at Tokyo Airport the wreckage of a Canadian plane which has crashed into a seawall at the end of the runway claiming sixty-four lives. The scene is floodlit to aid firemen and rescue workers. Pan along wrecked fuselage. MS Crowds wait at the barrier. VS Rescue workers and firemen on the runway. MS Press crowding into Airport lounge.

    Pan over wreckage of the plane, which had been en route from Hong Kong to Vancouver, in daylight with pieces of metal strewn over the runway. MS Pan over smouldering parts of plane lying on grass and among trees. A newspaper lies next to someone's shoes. CU The nose of the plane among trees.

    Note: Date on original record: 09/03/1966.

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    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1966
    Sound:
    Mute
    Media URN:
    89547
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Film ID:
    3193.08
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration
    00:01:23:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:25:25:00 / 01:26:48:00
    Canister:
    UN 4115 D
    Sort Number:
    UN 4115 D
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