First training ship of the new Federal German Navy takes to the sea.
Elevated GV. Shipyard, showing training ship to be launched the "Gorch Fock" CU. German naval officer talking to workman. LS. Workmen watch from girder. Elevated GV. Crowds waiting for ceremony to begin. MS. Crew lined up. MS. Bottle hits ship, pan to Ulli Kinau (14 year old niece of Gorch Fock) waving. CU. into LS. Ship moves down slipway. MS. Shipyard workers waving. LS. The "Gorch Fock" in harbour.