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