Colour item showing official debut of Concorde supersonic jet plane at Toulouse.
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No title. Official debut of Concorde supersonic jet plane at Toulouse, France.
L/S aircraft hangar housing Concorde. M/S crowds and gendarmes. C/U French policeman. Interior shots of hangar showing Concorde. Exterior shot of hangar doors opening. Interior shot of hangar doors opening. Crowds. Concorde in hangar. L/S gigantic Union Jack flag. M/S British Minister of Technology Anthony Wdgewood Benn (Tony Benn) with his French counterpart Jean Chamont preparing to cut tape across hangar door. M/S press photographers. They cut the tape.
L/S Concorde. Chamont shakes hands with air hostess Marne Davis who is wearing astronaut's helmet. Tony Benn is seen shaking hands with airline representatives. L/S Concorde moving out of hangar. Various VIPs walk over to look at Concorde. The two ministers walk under Concorde. Elevated shot Concorde with crowds around it. L/S Concorde tail. C/U Benn. Angle shot Concorde's tail pan to engines. C/U ditto. C/U Benn smiling. L/S gangway up to Concorde's nose. L/S French test pilot Andre Turcat and his British counterpart Brian Trubshaw standing in front of Concorde. C/U the two pilots. C/U Turcat. Elevated shot Concorde.