• Short Summary

    GETTING IN THE GROUNDWORK AT A TRAINING SCHOOL IN NAIROBI ARE 18 YOUNG MEN WHOSE AMBITIONS SOAR SKY HIGH.

  • Description

    GETTING IN THE GROUNDWORK AT A TRAINING SCHOOL IN NAIROBI ARE 18 YOUNG MEN WHOSE AMBITIONS SOAR SKY HIGH. THEY ARE BEING ASSESSED AS POTENTIAL AIRLINE PILOTS FOR EMPLOYMENT BY EAST AFRICAN AIRWAYS.

    THE STUDENTS ARE DRAWN FROM KENYA, UGANDA AND TANGANYIKA AND THE COURSE IS DESIGNED TO SELECT THOSE TO BE SENT TO THE UNITED STATES FRO A TWO-YEAR TRAINING COURSE. IT IS HELD IN THE FLYING SCHOOL RUN BY SAFARI AIR SERVICES, A NAIROBI BASED AIR CHARTER COMPANY.

    THE SELECT COURSE LASTS FOR UP TO THREE MONTHS, DURING WHICH EACH OF THE STUDENTS LOG UP TO 20 HOURS FLYING TIME.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5AKHM8J5S0U9R6GRFXA0UWTWC
    Media URN:
    VLVA5AKHM8J5S0U9R6GRFXA0UWTWC
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    04/05/1967
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:22:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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