• Short Summary

    DENMARK'S ROYAL FAMILY, KING FREDERIK AND QUEEN INGRID, HAVE BEGUN A 14-DAY TOUR OF EAST AFRICA WHICH WILL TAKE THEM TO THREE COUNTRIES AND WILL INCLUDE A NIGHT SPENT IN A HUNTING LODGE IN KENYA.

  • Description

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    LV AIRCRAFT TAXIING IN
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    2.
    SV MR. MOI AND HIGH RANKING OFFICIALS
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    3.
    SV KING AND QUEEN AND OFFICIALS DOWN STEPS OF AIRCRAFT, GREETED BY MOI AND OFFICIALS
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    4.
    SV KING AND OFFICIALS WALKING TO AIRPORT LOUNGE, AND QUEEN DITTO (3 SHOTS)
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    5.
    SCU "NAIROBI AIRPORT" SIGN
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    6.
    SV KING IN UNIFORM LEAVES AIRPORT LOUNGE AND WALKS BACK TO AIRCRAFT, WITH OFFICIALS
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    7.
    SV QUEEN TALKING TO MR. MOI, WHILE WALKING BACK TO AIRCRAFT
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    8.
    SV KING WITH OFFICIALS WALKS TOWARDS AIRCRAFT
    1.14

    9.
    SCU KING AND QUEEN SHAKING HANDS WITH MR. MOI, AND OFFICIALS, BOARDS AIRCRAFT
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    Background: DENMARK'S ROYAL FAMILY, KING FREDERIK AND QUEEN INGRID, HAVE BEGUN A 14-DAY TOUR OF EAST AFRICA WHICH WILL TAKE THEM TO THREE COUNTRIES AND WILL INCLUDE A NIGHT SPENT IN A HUNTING LODGE IN KENYA. THE ROYAL COUPLE FLEW INTO NAIROBI, CAPITAL OF KENYA, YESTERDAY (SATURDAY), ON THEIR WAY TO TANZANIA, WHERE THE OFFICIAL TOUR WILL BEGIN.

    THE VISIT TO NAIROBI WAS ONLY A BRIEF ONE FOR THE ROYAL VISITORS, WHO SPENT ONLY ABOUT 45 MINUTES AT THE AIRPORT.

    DURING THAT TIME, KING FREDERICK CHANGED FROM CIVILIAN CLOTHES TO HIS CEREMONIAL UNIFORM, IN PREPARATION FOR THE START OF THE OFFICIAL TOUR.

    THE ROYAL COUPLE WERE MET AT NAIROBI AIRPORT BY VICE-PRESIDENT DANIEL MOI AND HIGH-RANKING GOVERNMENT OFFICIALS.

    AFTER THE BRIEF STOP-OVER, THE ROYAL VISITORS FLEW ON TO DAR ES SALAAM, WHERE THEY WERE BEING MET BY PRESIDENT JULIUS NYERERE.

    THEIR VISIT TO TANZANIA WILL INCLUDE TRIPS TO THE GAME RESERVE A LAKE MANYARA AND TO SERENGETI NATIONAL PARK.

    RETURNING TO KENYA, THEY WILL SPEND A NIGHT AT KEEKOROK GAME LODGE, BEFORE FLYING ON TO ETHIOPIA AND A MEETING WITH EMPEROR HAILE SELASSIE.

    THEY WILL RETURN TO TANZANIA FOR A THREE-DAY PRIVATE VISIT, WHICH WILL BE FOLLOWED BY A FURTHER THREE DAYS IN KENYA.

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    Film ID:
    VLVAERKD2PT2SF33SOLWO5OOGFA40
    Media URN:
    VLVAERKD2PT2SF33SOLWO5OOGFA40
    Group:
    Reuters - Source to be Verified
    Archive:
    Reuters
    Issue Date:
    11/01/1970
    Sound:
    Unknown
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:01:31:00
    Time in/Out:
    /
    Canister:
    N/A

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