• Short Summary

    Turkey Premier Menderes attends Baghdad Pact meeting in London after surviving plane crash.

  • Description

    Titles read: "MENDERES PLANE CRASH".

    London.

    Various shots of a meeting of the Baghdad Pact Organisation in London, showing from left to right Prime Minister Harold Macmillan, Premier Adnan Menderes of Turkey and Mr Dulles. Commentator talks of Menderes narrowly escaping death in a plane crash near Gatwick.

    Several shots of the three men talking together.

    Various night scenes of the crashed aircraft that landed in a wood near Gatwick airport.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    1569.25
    Media URN:
    50373
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    19/02/1959
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:50:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:28:28:00 / 01:29:18:00
    Canister:
    59/15

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