President de Gaulle at the 27th Paris International Air Show
Le Bourget Airport, Paris, France
THE 27th PARIS INTERNATIONAL AIR SHOW
V.S. President of France, General Charles de Gaulle at opening ceremony of the show. MS. French Army Guard of Honour. V.S. De Gaulle taking a look at a reproduction of the Concord. M.S. Replica of Lindbergh's Spirit of St. Louis. V.S. De Gaulle visiting the U.S. Pavilion. Ambassador Charles Bohlen shows him around. He sees Titan Rocket and Apollo space capsule. Two US astronauts are present, Lt Col David Scott and Lt Col Michael Collins. Shots of them both signing autographs. V.S. De Gaulle visits Russian Pavilion. He sees Vostok I rocket and Soviet Cosmonauts Constantin Feoktistov Pavel Belyaev. V.S. The meeting between Russian and American astronauts. V.S. Some of the American exhibits, Bell Helicopter, Cessna, and space capsule etc. M.S. Of the Russian Vostok rocket. V.S. Some of the smaller planes on show. M.S. HS1127 on show with R.A.F. markings. V.S. Vostok showing boosters. V.S. Large Russian helicopter MI 6P. V.S. British missile and rockets, IKBA, Bloodhound and Black Arrow. V.S. More shots of various exhibits including Mirage 1V and V, Franco-British Transall and Jaguar etc.