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    Christchurch, New Zealand: GV R.A.F. Canberra No.3. Flt. Lt. Burton, arriving at Christchurch in semi-darkness. SV Canberra towards. LV Crew getting out. SV Flt. Lt. Burton being greeted. CU Burton. Pan V Mr. Holland, Prime Minister & Flt. Lt. Burton. GV New Zealanders doing National dance. Closer V Ditto. CU burton.



    Cocos Islands, Indian Ocean, Misc. Seas: Air V Cocos Islands. SV Plane (Canberra No.3) approaching for refuelling. Pan V Petrol tender moves towards craft. Angle V Plane being refuelled. Angle V. R.A.F. type. SV Plane approaching & past camera. BV Plane away.



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    CU Sign 'COCOS ISLAND, ALTITUDE 10 FEET' Air V Flying over Cocos Island. Air V From Plane as it comes in to land. GV Control building on airport. SV Ditto, car parked outside. GV Cocos Island, showing coastline. GV Ditto & also huts. GTV Coastline. GV Pan From sea over huts to landing strip.



    Aviation; Competitions; Personalities - Politicians; Sir Sidney George Holland (1893-1961)




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    Film ID:
    VLVA72Y5ITPH73E5M4U1WC4XX0ERC
    Media URN:
    VLVA72Y5ITPH73E5M4U1WC4XX0ERC
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    15/10/1953
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    MXF
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:57:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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