• Short Summary

    THE TINY, TWO-SEATER, SINGLE-ENGINED PLANE IN WHICH TWO EAST GERMAN YOUTHS - WHO HAD NEVER FLOWN A POWERED PLANE BEFORE - ESCAPED INTO WEST GERMANY HAS BEEN RETURNED TO EAST GERMANY.

  • Description

    THE TINY, TWO-SEATER, SINGLE-ENGINED PLANE IN WHICH TWO EAST GERMAN YOUTHS - WHO HAD NEVER FLOWN A POWERED PLANE BEFORE - ESCAPED INTO WEST GERMANY HAS BEEN RETURNED TO EAST GERMANY. EAST GERMAN OFFICIALS YESTERDAY (TUESDAY) WENT TO BRAUNSCHWEIG AIRFIELD TO SUPERVISE THE DISMANTLING OF THE AIRCRAFT FOR ITS RETURN JOURNEY BY ROAD.

    THE TWO YOUNG REFUGEES WHO STOLE THE PLANE HAD FLOWN ONLY GLIDERS BEFORE THEIR ESCAPE. THEY MADE A 'BLIND' TAKE-OFF FLIGHT IN A CORNFIELD NEAR MINDEN.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVAB98IHBVEGCJ28DEOT7YQPJWJ5
    Media URN:
    VLVAB98IHBVEGCJ28DEOT7YQPJWJ5
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    29/04/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:06:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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