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    1.
    GV New York Skyline taken from the waterfront - hovercraft comes from straight ahead and camera follows it fast. British military version capable of 30-80 knots per hour - tests at nearby naroour to see if similar models can be used for public transport in nearby city.
    11 ft

    2.
    MV Harbour side.
    13 ft

    3.
    MV Hovercraft at jetty side.
    16 ft

    4.
    STV interview - Charles Leadham "We don't think the city should run it ....this is a viable means of commuter transportation and we want them to get in and do it." Prime enterprise should foot the bill.
    32 ft

    5.
    SV ???orcraft propellers rotating - zoom out to show hovercraft in toto. (SOF - reporter compares this hovercraft with one which trips between Britain and France.
    41 ft

    6.
    MV Harbour side.
    45 ft


    TRACKING SHOT Hovercraft travels fast and across water towards skyscrapers in distance.
    55 ft



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    Film ID:
    VLVADHDEX2P5JN01TK4HG5QR8JV0D
    Media URN:
    VLVADHDEX2P5JN01TK4HG5QR8JV0D
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    01/09/1973
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Colour
    Duration:
    00:01:28:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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