• Short Summary

    PRESIDENT LUBKE OF WEST GERMANY, ACCOMPANIED BY DEFENCE MINISTER GERHARD SCHROEDER, WATCHED A DEMONSTRATION OF BOMBING, ROCKETRY AND PARACHUTE MANOEVRES AT A BOMBING RANGE AT NORDHORN, NEAR OSNABRUCK, YESTERDAY.

  • Description

    PRESIDENT LUBKE OF WEST GERMANY, ACCOMPANIED BY DEFENCE MINISTER GERHARD SCHROEDER, WATCHED A DEMONSTRATION OF BOMBING, ROCKETRY AND PARACHUTE MANOEVRES AT A BOMBING RANGE AT NORDHORN, NEAR OSNABRUCK, YESTERDAY.

    THE DISPLAY BEGAN WITH JET FIGHTERS DROPPING NAPALM BOMBS ON THE RANGE. THEN SUPPLY AIRCRAFT DROPPED EQUIPMENT BY PARACHUTE, AFTER WHICH HELICOPTERS GAVE DEMONSTRATIONS OF LANDING AND PICKING UP SUPPLIES AND MEN.

    A LARGE NUMBER OF NATO OFFICERS WERE AT THE DISPLAY, WHICH WAS AIMED AT SHOWING THE PART THE WEST GERMAN LUFTWAFFE PLAYS IN THE DEFENCE OF EUROPE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVACGN8OL14EVOY91LEMOJBS9B6D
    Media URN:
    VLVACGN8OL14EVOY91LEMOJBS9B6D
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/10/1968
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:12:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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