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GV Hercules on tarmac at Ndola airport.
Forklift lifts drums of petrol from rear of aircraft.
Another forklift approaches rear of aircraft.
Forklift picks up petrol drums.
Forklift, laden with petrol drums, backs off.
GV from rear of plane and forklifts.
Legend on fuselage: Zambian Air Cargoes.
Forklift picks up load of copper and drives towards aircraft.
Forklift approaches rear of Hercules loaded with copper.
CU copper being loaded into plane.
Another GV of loading operation.
Meanwhile, the offloaded drums of petrol are being stacked.
Inside the plane, the cargo of copper is battened down.
Forklift picks up petrol drums and . . .
. . . loads them on to lorry.
Pilot in cockpit of Hercules gives thumbs-up sign.
Rear doors of aircraft close.
Number three engine starts; PAN to airport employee with fire extinguisher.
Distant view of airport, showing three Herculeses, a Viscount and a Comet; PAN to left to runway to show Hercules on its take-off run.
This coverage is accompanied by a wild tape (1/4 in., 7 1/2 ips) of sound effects, identified as follows:
The noise of forklifts offloading petrol drums -- goes with shots 1 to 7. Also 14 and 15.
The noise of forklifts onloading copper -- goes with shots 8 to 12.
Disregard this. (Noise of another Hercules taxying in but not filmed.)
The noise of an engine starting -- goes with shots 16, 17, and 18.
Sound of Hercules taking off -- goes with shot 19.
This coverage is in colour, either for the library or for B&W duping. The figures have just been released (see enclosed dope), but as it is already March I've treated the story as a softie.
This coverage is accompanied by a wild tape (1/4in., 71/2 ips) of sound effects, identified as follows:
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