• Short Summary

    THE BIGGEST WARSHIP AFLOAT, THE NUCLEAR-POWERED AMERICAN AIRCRAFT CARRIER "ENTERPRISE", IS NOW VISITING GREEK PORTS ON A GOODWILL TRIP.

  • Description

    THE BIGGEST WARSHIP AFLOAT, THE NUCLEAR-POWERED AMERICAN AIRCRAFT CARRIER "ENTERPRISE", IS NOW VISITING GREEK PORTS ON A GOODWILL TRIP.SHE'S ACCOMPANIED BY OTHER SHIPS OF THE UNITED STATES SIXTH FLEET.

    BUILT AT A COST OF GBP158 MILLION, THE 86,000 TON SHIP WAS THE FIRST CARRIER TO BE NUCLEAR-POWERED.CRUISING AT A SPEED OF 20 KNOTS, SHE CAN TRAVEL 400,000 MILES WITHOUT STOPPING TO REFUEL.

    FITTED WITH A FLIGHT DECK FOUR AND A HALF ACRES IN SIZE, THE "ENTERPRISE" CARRIES 100 PLANES, AMONG THEM SOME OF THE WORLD'S FASTEST FIGHTERS -- THE PHANTOM TWO.

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    Film ID:
    VLVA83NU4RRMY2YZA8PZNOXM6G9KZ
    Media URN:
    VLVA83NU4RRMY2YZA8PZNOXM6G9KZ
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/03/1963
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:39:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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