• Short Summary

    North Korean Air Force pilot Second Lieutenant Chung Nak Hyun who defeated to South Korea in a MIG 15 jet plane on August 3, became a South Korean pilot, Seoul, Aug. 9.

  • Description

    1.
    LS South Korean officers at ceremony.
    5 1/2 ft

    2.
    CU. General Kim Shin, Chief of Staff R.O.K. Airforce, pinning First Lieutenant rank on Chung Nak Hyun.
    8 1/2 ft

    3.
    CU General Kim.
    10 ft

    4.
    CU Citation letter.
    12 ft

    5.
    MS Lt. Chung given citation.
    14 ft

    6.
    MLS Air Force personnel.
    16 1/2 ft

    7.
    CU Military medal pinned on Hyun
    19 1/2 ft

    8.
    MS Audience clapping.
    21 1/2 ft

    9.
    MS Lt. Hyun leaves hall.
    25 ft

    10.
    MS Front view of MIG 15.
    27 ft

    11.
    MLS Side view.
    28 1/2 ft

    12.
    LS Rear view.
    31 ft



    Initials LSW/V/PB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: North Korean Air Force pilot Second Lieutenant Chung Nak Hyun who defeated to South Korea in a MIG 15 jet plane on August 3, became a South Korean pilot, Seoul, Aug. 9.

    During a brief ceremony held at the South Korean Air Force H.Q., in Yongdongpo, 24-year-old Chung Nak Hyun was awarded a medal of military merit with gold star, given a reward of 15,000 dollars, and made a first Lieutenant in the South Korean Air Force.

    Hundreds of South Korean officers attended the ceremony and later inspected the MIG in which Hyun escaped.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA2ZA12JNI6T2QZF2EX3B2KD461
    Media URN:
    VLVA2ZA12JNI6T2QZF2EX3B2KD461
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    14/08/1960
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:51:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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