• Short Summary

    The Aviation Week in the Philippines this year ended Nov 27 with a spectacular air show, in which fliers and aircraft from the air forces of Australia, New Zealand, The United Kingdom, The United States and Formosa took part along with the Philippine Air Force.

  • Description

    1.
    LV Entrance to air-show
    3 ft

    2.
    LV British 'Victor' jet bomber
    11 ft

    3.
    PAN..Crowd at air-show
    13 1/2 ft

    4.
    LV Chinese air-force 'Thunder Tigers
    16 1/2 ft

    5.
    MLV Spectators
    17 1/2 ft

    6.
    LV 'Thunder Tigers'
    22 ft

    7.
    MV Spectators
    23 ft

    8.
    LV 'Thunder Tigers'
    25 1/2 ft

    9.
    LV Crowd
    26 1/2 ft

    10.
    LV Canberra jets
    29 ft

    11.
    MLV Spectators
    30 ft

    12.
    LV Canberra
    32 ft

    13.
    LV DITTO
    35 ft



    Initials TDH/V/ES



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: The Aviation Week in the Philippines this year ended Nov 27 with a spectacular air show, in which fliers and aircraft from the air forces of Australia, New Zealand, The United Kingdom, The United States and Formosa took part along with the Philippine Air Force.

    Royal New Zealand Airforce displayed Canberra bombers in formation demonstration.

    Royal Air Force of Great Britain displayed two 'Victor' nuclear carrying bombers in slow and fast flying and quick accent stunts.

    The Thunder Tigers from Formosa displayed low passes in tight V formation.

    Philippine Air force and U.S. Navy Units took part in other items including Lazy 8 manoeuvres, minimum altitude bombing runs and skywriting the letter P as a salute to the Philippines.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA8IEFTH3X3CXOJ57VCUFOE1DXP
    Media URN:
    VLVA8IEFTH3X3CXOJ57VCUFOE1DXP
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    02/12/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:56:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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