• Short Summary

    TWO GIANT AMERICAN TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT WERE REFUELLED IN ABIDJAN, THE IVORY COAST CAPITAL, AT THE WEEKEND, ON THEIR WAY TO SAO TOME, THE PORTUGUESE ISLAND IN THE GULF OF GUINEA.

  • Description

    TWO GIANT AMERICAN TRANSPORT AIRCRAFT WERE REFUELLED IN ABIDJAN, THE IVORY COAST CAPITAL, AT THE WEEKEND, ON THEIR WAY TO SAO TOME, THE PORTUGUESE ISLAND IN THE GULF OF GUINEA. THE AIRCRAFT WILL BE USED TO FERRY RELIEF SUPPLIES TO BIAFRA, THE BREAKAWAY EASTERN REGION OF NIGERIA.

    THE AIRCRAFT -- C-97G BOEING STRATOCRUISERS - ARE PART OF A BATCH OF FOUR STRATOFREIGHTERS MADE AVAILABLE BY THE UNITED STATES TO JOINT CHURCH AID, THE INTERNATIONAL RELIEF ORGANISATION.

    AFTER REFUELLING THE AMERICAN CIVILIAN CREW REBOARDED THEIR AIRCRAFT AND FLEW ON TO SAO TOME.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA4XWG7IOPPZKWEBI17UBF7RX7G
    Media URN:
    VLVA4XWG7IOPPZKWEBI17UBF7RX7G
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    27/01/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:18:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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