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    Heathrow, England to Corsica: FADE SV Queen comes off down gangway of plane and is greeted by Duke of Edinburgh beside her. LV Ditto. SCU Guard of honour (Navy) SV PAN Queen being escorted past guard of honour. SV Queen holding bouquet after arriving on board launch. SV Side V Queen walks forward and guard of honour in FG. SV Queen walks down steps and into motor boat (Launch). SV Queen and Duke of Edinburgh in motor launch. GV Royal yacht Britannia. SV Launch with Queen on board towards camera. Angle V Travel shot round the bows of the Britannia. LV The Britannia with children watching.



    ENGLAND: QUEEN TAKES MEDITERRANEAN HOLIDAY: London Airport. Aircraft of Queen's flight takes H.M. to Corsica where Duke meets her and both board the Royal Yacht. Heathrow, England SV Queen gets out of a car and shakes hands with Sir Miles Thomas. SCU Queen walks forward and is formally greeted by the Duchess of Kent and Princess Alexandra. SCU Types watching. SV Queen walks up gangway and enters the plane. GV Types saluting Duchess holding on to hat camera tilts to plane starting to move off. SCU Royal standard on top of plane as it starts moving away. LV PAN Royal plane takes off and flies past. FADE. 111ft



    Aviation; Royalty; Queen Elizabeth II of Great Britain (b. 1926, reigned 1952- ), Prince Philip, Duke of Edinburgh (Lieutenant Philip Mountbatten) (b. 1921), Ships and Boats; Britannia




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    London Airport

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    Film ID:
    VLVAADFQEC0PWYRAAD5C01J1V6XF6
    Media URN:
    VLVAADFQEC0PWYRAAD5C01J1V6XF6
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/03/1956
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:14:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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