• Short Summary

    Aeroline as Argentinas, Argentines national airline, will be the first to operate jet airliners in South America.

  • Description

    Aeroline as Argentinas, Argentines national airline, will be the first to operate jet airliners in South America. The first aircraft, a COMET 4, arrived at Rio's international airport on April 3, on it's way to BA, for a demonstration flight.

    Thus, south america airlines, have ingressed into the jet age. Among brazilian airlines soon to receive jets are VARIG which will operate Boeig 707 and the french CARAVELIE, and REAL, soon to operate Convairs 880.

    AA (Aeroline as Argentinas) best the other south america companies by receiving their first jet, will operate several more of De Havillands famous aircraft. With it, AA will operate to the US and to Europe, present flight times will be cut almost by 50%.

    This story was shot on Dupont 930 negative, good light conditions.

    Scenes shot.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVABBF3PHM8KFU0TQSYGBTL3QECL
    Media URN:
    VLVABBF3PHM8KFU0TQSYGBTL3QECL
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    03/04/1959
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:29:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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