Welcomed by hundreds of students King Phumipol and Queen Sirikit of Thailand, arrived at Jakarta's Kemajoran airport, Feb.8, at the start of their eight day state visit to Indonesia.
Portraits of King, Queen and President on roadside.
Man distributes flags.
Signboard: Kemajoran airport.
LS Plane taxies in.
MS Plane taxies in - VIP's in f/g.
CU Thai and Indonesia flags.
LS King and Queen escorted by President.
LS Airport with honour guard.
MS King speaks flanked by President and Queen.
LS Crowd rushes to see victors.
MS President with King and Queen.
CU Indonesian woman.
MS VIP's introduced to King and Queen.
CU Indonesia woman.
MS King and Queen leave airport.
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Background: Welcomed by hundreds of students King Phumipol and Queen Sirikit of Thailand, arrived at Jakarta's Kemajoran airport, Feb.8, at the start of their eight day state visit to Indonesia. On arrival they were greeted by President Sukarno.
Along the route ot the Presidential Palace huge portraits of the royal couple were held aloft by the thousands who turned out to cheer them. Flags and bunting decorated the streets of the town.
Members of the Cabinet and the diplomatic corps were introduced to the visitors at the airport.
During their stay they will see the Borobudur and Brambanan temples in central Java and make a trip to Bali island before returning home on Feb.16.
Russian Premier Khrushchev is due to arrive in Indonesia Feb.22, for a two week visit.