• Short Summary

    MORE THAN 1,000 PEOPLE ATTENDED THE OPENING TODAY (FRIDAY) OF A 154-KILOMETRE AUTOBAHN FROM THE WEST GERMAN FRONTIER TOWN OF AACHEN TO ANTWERP, THE BELGIAN NORTH SEA PORT, BY WEST GERMAN PRESIDENT HEINRICH LUEBKE AND KING BAUDOUIN OF BELGIUM.

  • Description

    1.
    GV MOTORWAY FROM BELGIUM
    0.05

    2.
    CU DIAGRAM OF MOTORWAY
    0.08

    3.
    CU SIGN "BELGIUM" PAN TO ROAD
    0.14

    4.
    LV CROWD WAITING
    0.18

    5.
    LV PRESIDENT LUEBKE ARRIVES
    0.22

    6.
    CU ONLOOKERS WAVE FLAGS
    0.24

    7.
    SV PRESIDENT LUEBKE WELCOMED
    0.30

    8.
    SV KING BAUDOUIN ARRIVES -SHAKES HANDS WITH PRESIDENT LUEBKE (2 SHOTS)
    0.44

    9.
    LV PRESIDENT LUEBKE AND KING BAUDOUIN TALKING
    0.49

    10.
    LV CROWD
    0.52

    11.
    SV BELGIAN OFFICIAL SPEAKING
    0.57

    12.
    LV CROWD ROUND DAIS
    1.01



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    Script is copyright Reuters Limited. All rights reserved

    Background: MORE THAN 1,000 PEOPLE ATTENDED THE OPENING TODAY (FRIDAY) OF A 154-KILOMETRE AUTOBAHN FROM THE WEST GERMAN FRONTIER TOWN OF AACHEN TO ANTWERP, THE BELGIAN NORTH SEA PORT, BY WEST GERMAN PRESIDENT HEINRICH LUEBKE AND KING BAUDOUIN OF BELGIUM.

    ADDRESSING THE CROWD AT A CEREMONY JUST OVER THE BORDER FROM AACHEN, HERR HANS CHRISTIAN SEEBOHN, THE WEST GERMAN TRANSPORT MINISTER, SAID THE MOTORWAY - BUILT AT A COST OF 8,700 MILLION BELGIAN FRANCS -- WAS AN IMPRESSIVE SIGN OF THE TWO COUNTRIES FRUITFUL COOPERATION.

    THE NEW STRETCH LINKS THE NORTH SEA COAST WITH THE WEST GERMAN, AUSTRIAN AND SWISS NETWORK OF MOTORWAYS.

    AT THE SAME TIME, A NEW CUSTOMS POST, CAPABLE OF HANDLING 4 - 5,000 VEHICLES A DAY, WAS INAUGURATED.

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    VLVA9745WF5R1IVIWHCH8K00R5VXS
    Media URN:
    VLVA9745WF5R1IVIWHCH8K00R5VXS
    Group:
    Reuters - Including Visnews
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    06/11/1964
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:00:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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