• Short Summary

    THE ADMINISTRATIVE COUNCIL OF "AIR AFRIQUE", - THE INTERNATIONAL COMPANY WHICH SERVES THE COUNTRIES OF CENTRAL AFRICA - HELD ITS 20TH MEETING AT BRAZAVILLE LAST THURSDAY (20TH NOVEMBER).

  • Description

    THE ADMINISTRATIVE COUNCIL OF "AIR AFRIQUE", - THE INTERNATIONAL COMPANY WHICH SERVES THE COUNTRIES OF CENTRAL AFRICA - HELD ITS 20TH MEETING AT BRAZAVILLE LAST THURSDAY (20TH NOVEMBER).

    THE DELEGATES ASSEMBLED IN THE BUILDING OF BRAZAVILLE'S CHAMBER OF COMMERCE TO REVIEW THEIR PAST ACTIVITIES AND TO DISCUSS FUTURE POLICY. THEY WERE WELCOMED BY MR. CHEIKH FAL, PRESIDENT OF "AIR AFRIQUE".

    THE DELEGATES REPRESENTED TOGO, CHAD, SENEGAL, MAURITANIA, UPPER VOLTA, CAMEROON, THE CENTRAL AFRICAN REPUBLIC, NIGER, CONGO-BRAZAVILLE, THE IVORY COAST, DAHOMEY AND GABON.

    MR. CHEIKH FAL, IN HIS OPENING ADDRESS, OUTLINED THE PROGRAMME OF THE MEETING, AND THANKED THE GOVERNMENT AND PEOPLE OF CONGO-BRAZAVILLE FOR THEIR HOSPITALITY.

    THE COUNCIL DELIBERATED AT LENGTH ON THE PURCHASE OF TURBO-JET AIRCRAFT, WHICH IS LIKELY TO BE OF THE DC. 10 TYPE. FOR THE INTERNAL AFRICAN NETWORK, THE COUNCIL ENVISAGES THE USE OF MODERN TURBO-PROPS. CONTACTS HAVE BEEN MADE WITH FINANCIAL ORGANISATIONS IN MANY PARTS OF THE WORLD TO MAKE THESE PURCHASES POSSIBLE.

    A SOCIETY TO PROMOTE TOURISM MAY SOON BE CREATED IN CONJUNCTION WITH "AIR AFRIQUE".

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVADZVNKWVDOPFDFECND3RP02HSV
    Media URN:
    VLVADZVNKWVDOPFDFECND3RP02HSV
    Group:
    Reuters - Incuding Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    23/11/1969
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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