• Short Summary

    Visnews cameras were on hand on the evening of 11 Feb as the Duchess of Kent and her daughter Princess Alexandra set off from London Airport on the first stage of their flight to Latin America.

  • Description

    Visnews cameras were on hand on the evening of 11 Feb as the Duchess of Kent and her daughter Princess Alexandra set off from London Airport on the first stage of their flight to Latin America. They are flying the Azores route in long-range Britannia of the B.O.A.C, and will be in Latin America for approximately five weeks.

    Last Royal visit to that part of the world was in 1931 when the Duke of Kent accompanied the Duke of Windsor (the then Prince of Whales) on a state visit to Argentina.

    Whilst in Latin America the Duchess of Kent will visit Mexico, Peru, Chile and Brazil.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA41SDAXASRYU2SKR9U70AKVEHZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA41SDAXASRYU2SKR9U70AKVEHZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/02/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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