• Short Summary

    The 4th demonstration within a series of Nato-Artillery- Demonstration took place at Schleissheim airport today.?

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    1.
    Nato-flag



    20 ft longshot other flags


    2.
    Noiret



    Baudet



    Honest John



    Nike Herkules



    Nike Ajax



    Francois Valentin


    3.
    Lacrosse first the ready rocket then setting up



    280 mm gun, named "atom-ann"




    Initials



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The 4th demonstration within a series of Nato-Artillery- Demonstration took place at Schleissheim airport today. This demonstration was made special for officers of the french army. Among the guests there were general Pierre Noiret, vice-chief of the general staff of the national-defence, Philippe Boudet, ambassador, Francois Valentin, chief of the group for the army in the french national-assembly, and other high officers of the Nato-countries.

    Among the shown weapons there were the Honest John rocket, the Nike-Herkules, The Nike- Ajax and the Lacrosse missile. The Lacrosse-rocket was shown first-time at such a demonstration. The demonstration was made by the 210 the Artillery Group in the 7th army-corps.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA5DGQNSW4BXVIU7D3MIL0QGEJ4
    Media URN:
    VLVA5DGQNSW4BXVIU7D3MIL0QGEJ4
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/06/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:05:30:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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