• Short Summary

    RECOVERED FROM COASTAL WATERS NEAR BOMBAY - MORE BODIES FROM A COMET JET OF UNITED ARAB AIRLINERS WHICH CRASHED INTO THE SEA LAST SUNDAY WITH THE LOSS OF 62 LIVES.

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    RECOVERED FROM COASTAL WATERS NEAR BOMBAY - MORE BODIES FROM A COMET JET OF UNITED ARAB AIRLINERS WHICH CRASHED INTO THE SEA LAST SUNDAY WITH THE LOSS OF 62 LIVES.THE BODIES WERE BROUGHT ASHORE AT BOMBAY AFTER BEING PICKED UP TWO SHIPS OF THE INDIAN NAVY, THE "TIR" AND "CAUVERI".

    TODAY (WEDNESDAY), COASTAL PATROL VESSELS FOUND SEVEN MORE BODIES, BRINGING TO 18 THE NUMBER RECOVERED SO FAR.THE AIRLINER - FLYING FROM TOKYO TO CAIRO - HAD BEEN CARRYING AMONG ITS PASSENGERS 26 BOY SCOUTS FROM THE PHILIPPINES BOUND FOR A WORLD JAMBOREE IN GREECE.

    WRECKAGE ALSO WAS RECOVERED.NOW, WHILE FUNERAL ARRANGEMENTS ARE BEING MADE, THE WRECKAGE IS BEING CHECKED BY A TEAM OF FIVE EXPERTS SENT FROM CAIRO TO DETERMINE THE CAUSE OF THE CRASH.MEANWHILE, THE AIRLINE IS REPORTED TO HAVE SUSPENDED THE TOKYO-CAIRO SERVICE.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA42LK9U12T9G2JLBAEF0LBK8E6
    Media URN:
    VLVA42LK9U12T9G2JLBAEF0LBK8E6
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    31/07/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:04:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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