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    NATO fleet on manoeuvres.

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    Unissued / Unused material.

    NATO (North Atlantic Treaty Organisation) manoeuvres.

    Various shots as Lieutenant General Hans Speidel and Under-Secretary for Defence Federal Republic of Germany Dr Josef Rust are trans-shipped on the 60,000 ton carrier "Forrestal", they are welcomed by navy officers. Various shots ship taking in oil from a tanker. MS convoy of ships of the carrier "Forrestal". Various shots from helicopter of the carrier, cruiser and other units of the 6th fleet.

    Various shots refuelling of carrier "Lake Champlain" from a tanker. Flying shot of the "Lake Champlain" from helicopter. MS battleship "Iowa". Various shots air jet planes landing on the "Forrestal'. MS radar. MS loading the rockets on the planes. Various shots Lieutenant General Hans Speidel, Commander of Allied Ground Forces, Central Europe, with Vice Admiral Charles R Brown, Commander 6th fleet, and Dr Josef Rust.

    Various shots as air jet bombers fail the hooking and fly on and off. Various shots battleship "Boston" with the white missiles ready to fire. Various shots manoeuvre of missile-charging. Various shots Admiral Sala (France) arriving onboard the "Forrestal". Various nation's NATO Officers witness the missile-launching. MS missile firing. MS takeoff of air jets.

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    Film ID:
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    Unissued unused
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Black & White
    Time in/Out:
    01:11:20:00 / 01:14:37:00
    UN 2933 C

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