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  • Short Summary

    Nixon is met by King Baudouin at Brussels Airport and meets Belgian dignitaries.

  • Description

    Unissued / unused material - some dates and locations may be unclear / unknown.

    Brussels, Belgium

    LS & MS Belgian Guard of Honour drawn up at Brussels Airport at night awaiting arrival of US President Richard Nixon. VS Interior airport lounge as King Baudouin of Belgium introduces Nixon to Mr Brosic (NATO), Mr Rey (CEE), Mr Van Acker (President of the Belgian Senate), Prime Minister Eyskens, members of the Belgian Senate and other officials. LS & MS As Nixon comes down steps of aircraft at Brussels airport, night, to be greeted by King Baudouin. They stand for anthems, (mute). MS As King Baudouin gives short speech of welcome, (mute). MS Nixon giving short speech of greeting, (mute). VS Nixon inspecting Guard of Honour. VS Arc lights at the airport. MS Night, Belgian flag flying from masthead. MS Night, Stars and Stripes flying from masthead. LS Guard of Honour march away.

    Note: Date on original record: 24/02/1969.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    3265.16
    Media URN:
    90839
    Group:
    Unissued unused
    Archive:
    British Pathé
    Issue Date:
    1969
    Sound:
    Mute
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:06:09:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:47:59:00 / 01:54:08:00
    Canister:
    UN 4419 A

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