• Short Summary

    THE GENERAL MANAGER OF QANTAS, MR. TURNER, TODAY (THURSDAY) WAS QUESTIONED IN LONDON ABOUT HIS?

  • Description

    THE GENERAL MANAGER OF QANTAS, MR. TURNER, TODAY (THURSDAY) WAS QUESTIONED IN LONDON ABOUT HIS AIRLINE'S INTEREST IN THE ANGLO-FRENCH CONCORDE. ACCORDING TO A CANBERRA ANNOUNCEMENT, QANTAS HAS BEEN GIVEN GOVERNMENT PERMISSION TO NEGOTIATE THE EARLY DELIVERY OF 10 SUPERSONIC AIRLINERS, INCLUDING FOUR CONCORDES.

    BUT IN LONDON TODAY AIRLINE SPOKESMEN SAID THEY WERE NOT ABOUT THE FINANCIAL TERMS BRITAIN AND FRANCE WERE OFFERING. THEY WOULD ALSO LIKE MORE SPECIFIC GUARANTEES ABOUT THE CONCORDE'S PERFORMANCE, AS WELL AS BETTER DELIVERY DATES THAN HAD SO FAR BEEN OFFERED.

    MR. TURNER WAS INTERVIEWED BY MR. DOUGLAS GILLSON, DIRECTOR OF THE NEWS AND INFORMATION DEPARTMENT AT AUSTRALIA HOUSE, LONDON.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6FKRT5XTGDE8CNLK7ZS2IL6HS
    Media URN:
    VLVA6FKRT5XTGDE8CNLK7ZS2IL6HS
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    16/01/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:47:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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