• Short Summary

    THE WORLD'S SECOND LARGEST OIL TANKER WAS LAUNCHED THIS AFTERNOON (TUESDAY) IN WEST GERMANY. SHE?

  • Description

    THE WORLD'S SECOND LARGEST OIL TANKER WAS LAUNCHED THIS AFTERNOON (TUESDAY) IN WEST GERMANY. SHE IS TO GO INTO SERVICE WITH THE SHELL OIL COMPANY.

    THE TANKER WAS THE 208,750-TON CAPACITY MUREX, ONE OF A NUMBER OF 200,000-TON OIL TANKERS BEING BUILT IN EUROPE AND JAPAN FOR THE SHELL OIL COMPANY.

    THE MUREX WAS NAMED BY THE WIFE OF HERR WILLY BRANDT, THE WEST GERMAN FOREIGN MINISTER, AT A KIEL SHIPYARD.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA41ZM6NVYFZX4458EEAYZL9MGM
    Media URN:
    VLVA41ZM6NVYFZX4458EEAYZL9MGM
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/02/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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