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    1.
    Sign, Lockheed Flight Test Van
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    2.
    C-5 Taxies in Toward Camera
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    3.
    Seen under C-5 Wing, C-141 Taxies
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    4.
    Estes Deplanes, Greets Lockheed Hosts
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    5.
    Estes Enters C-5 Galaxy
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    6.
    Estes on C-5 Flight Deck MCU and CU
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    LOCKHEED-GEORGIA COMPANY'S FLIGHT LINE AWAITS A DISTINGUISHED VISITOR...



    ....WHO COMES TO MARIETTA, GEORGIA TO PILOT THIS AIRPLANE ... THE WORLD'S LARGEST ... THE C-5 GALAXY.



    GENERAL HOWELL M. ESTES, JR., COMMANDER OF THE MILITARY AIRLIFT COMMAND, ARRIVES AND...



    ... GREETS DOUG WHEELER, DEPUTY DIRECTOR OF LOCKHEED-GEORGIA'S C-5 PROGRAM. ANXIOUS FOR HIS FIRST FLIGHT IN THE GIANT AIRPLANE THAT JOINS HIS COMMAND NEXT YEAR, HE SAYS... "LET'S GO."



    UP THE STEPS LEADING TO THE GALAXY'S CARGO COMPARTMENT, THEN TO THE FLIGHT DECK.



    GENERAL ESTES MOVES INTO THE LEFTHAND SEAT IN THE SPACIOUS FLIGHT OFFICE OF THE NUMBER ONE GALAXY, WHICH HAS FLOWN TWELVE TIMES. THEN A CHECK OF THE INSTRUMENTS...




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    Film ID:
    VLVA8935M2HUUR8RDNTWA4GQCT2TX
    Media URN:
    VLVA8935M2HUUR8RDNTWA4GQCT2TX
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    17/10/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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