• Short Summary

    Scientific equipment and materials weighing seven-and-a-half tons was airlifted into Kisangani Airport recently by a Dutch cargo aircraft.

  • Description

    Scientific equipment and materials weighing seven-and-a-half tons was airlifted into Kisangani Airport recently by a Dutch cargo aircraft. The payload was a gift to the Faculty of Medicine of the Free University of the Congo.

    The Administrator General of the Free University of the Congo, Pierre Kalombo, was at the airport to supervise unloading.

    Later he officially thanked the Government of the Netherlands, the Protestant Churches of Holland and the University of Amsterdam for the equipment.

    He said the generous gift was an invaluable contribution to the development of the Faculty of Medicine of Kisangani.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA5CK2GOEUUCC330GUIJT8J7M9A
    Media URN:
    VLVA5CK2GOEUUCC330GUIJT8J7M9A
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/10/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:55:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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