• Short Summary

    AFRICAN STUDENT PILOTS ARE TRAINING IN KENYA FOR FLYING APPOINTMENTS IN THE COUNTRY'S NEW AIR FORCE.

  • Description

    1.
    TRAVELLING SHOT CHIPMUNKS TAKE OFF
    0.16

    2.
    AIR TO AIR (CHIPMUNK IN FLIGHT)
    0.19

    3.
    AIR TO AIR REAR V.. PLANES IN FORMATION (3 SHOTS).
    0.33

    4.
    AIR TO AIR CHIPMUNK IN FLIGHT.
    0.39

    5.
    AIR TO AIR LOOKING AT AIRCRAFT IN FORMATION (2 SHOTS
    0.50

    6.
    AIR TO AIR PLANES LOW OVER AIRFIELD.
    1.09

    7.
    AIR TO AIR CHIPMUNKS IN FLIGHT.
    1.13

    8.
    AIR TO AIR PLANES LOW OVER AIRFIELD.
    1.25

    9.
    LV AIRCRAFT FLY BY.
    1.29

    10.
    GROUND TO AIR AIRCRAFT OVERHEAD.
    1.40



    Initials JNT/K/CR/JM JNT/K/CR/BB



    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: AFRICAN STUDENT PILOTS ARE TRAINING IN KENYA FOR FLYING APPOINTMENTS IN THE COUNTRY'S NEW AIR FORCE.

    THE TRAINING FLIGHT COMPRISES CHIPMUNK SINGLE ENGINED AIRCRAFT AND BRITISH RAF INSTRUCTORS ARE CONDUCTING THE COURSES. THE CHIEF FLIGHT INSTRUCTOR, FLT LT. MAX PETTEY SAID THE TRAINEES ARE DOING "VERY WELL" IN ALL PHASES OF THEIR COURSE.

    LAST MONTH THE KENYA PRIME MINISTER, MR JOMO KENYATTA, SAID THAT KENYAN PILOTS HAD BEEN SECRETLY TRAINING IN ISRAEL BEFORE INDEPENDENCE. ANNOUNCING THE FORMATION OF THE KENYA AIRFORCE THE PRIME MINISTER SAID HE WAS GRATEFUL FOR BRITAIN'S ASSISTANCE IN PROVIDING INSTRUCTORS AND AIRCRAFT FOR THE NEW SERVICE.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA6KSZEMNZPGWU4FKP84G3ZKSLT
    Media URN:
    VLVA6KSZEMNZPGWU4FKP84G3ZKSLT
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    09/07/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:41:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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