• Short Summary

    Water skiers use kites in France & Largest tanker in the world launched in Japan.

  • Description

    Vichy, France.

    GV. Water skier takes off in the air on kite, & LV. LV. Another water skier takes off, he flies over water. GV. Another one swinging under the kite. LV. Another one in the air comes down into the water and starts water skiing.

    Japan.

    Air view of the world's largest tanker 'Idemitsu Maru' in dry dock - to launching such a large ship it is necessary to float dry construction dock. LV. The ship. Pan down to water being pumped into dry dock. LV. Workers watching. SV. The bow, pan along to show whole length of ship. SV. Water coming up near screw, & GV. GV. Pan, the ship now afloat, & GV.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    2009.08
    Media URN:
    55897
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    03/10/1966
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:10:06:00 / 01:11:18:00
    Canister:
    66/79

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