King Baudouin and Queen Fabiola of Belgium meet dignitaries on visit to Japan.
Unused / Unissued material -
GV Airport building at night at National Airport, Saventem It could be anywhere. MS Crew of aeroplane and crowd waiting at airport at night. MS King Baudouin of Belgium walks up to Guard of honour on tarmac and bows his head to the flag carrier. MS Queen Fabiola arriving at the aeroplane. VS King Baudouin and Queen Fabiola says final farewell and enter the Sabena aircraft. LS Sabena Boeing taxiing in at Tokyo National Airport. VS As the King and Queen leave their aircraft they are greeted by the Emperor Hirohito and Empress (Princess Nagako) of Japan and Prince Akihito and Princess Michiko along with other Japanese dignitaries. LS Guard of Honour at airport. VS King Baudouin mounts dais to take the salute. LS Motorcade starts to leave airport. GV From travelling car on road with a few people cheering from roadside. GV Modern building in Tokyo, the Belgian Embassy. MS The King in the Embassy talking with Mr Hayato Ikeda (Japanese Prime Minister).
(F.G.) Old record suggests material dates from around 18/01/1964.