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  • Short Summary

    French Presidents gets warm welcome from the public and is shown around the relay station.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Pleumer-Bodou, Brittany, France

    Various shots, crowds, especially children clapping enthusiastically, outside Pleumer-Bodou Telstar Relay Station as French President Charles de Gaulle arrives. Various shots, de Gaulle visiting all sections of the space telecommunications centre and watching the equipment in motion. Various shots, outside as De Gaulle meets waiting crowds.

    Note: Date on original record: 22/10/1962.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3070.05
    Media URN:
    87119
    Group:
    Unissued / unused
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    1962
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:38:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:08:57:00 / 01:09:35:00
    Canister:
    UN 3673 G

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