• Short Summary

    JFK announces release of US airmen captured by Soviets after their plane was shot down.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material.

    American newsreel item.

    President John F. Kennedy (JFK) announces release of RB-47 crew, Washington DC, United States of America (USA).

    Various shots President Kennedy taking rostrum to give news conference. MS Kennedy about to speak, with cut-ins of newsreel cameramen. MS Kennedy speaking (natural sound) about the release by the Soviet Government of American airmen whose plane was shot down in July 1960. JFK continues the speech about his order to stop American flights over Russia.

    Date on dope sheet is 26/01/1961.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3012.15
    Media URN:
    86084
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1961
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:02:25:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:35:12:00 / 01:37:37:00
    Canister:
    UN 3461 A

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