This film was shot from U.S.military airplanes based in the Azores.It shows the Greek vessel?
Several aerial views of burning ship
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Background: This film was shot from U.S.military airplanes based in the Azores.It shows the Greek vessel Lakonia burning and trailing a stream of smoke after the passengers and crew had abandoned the ship.
Cause of the fire is not known.The ship was abandoned Sunday (22 December) in the Atlantic about 180 miles north of Madeira.