A new airport is opened in Tahiti to enable jets to land on new route from Paris.
Unissued / Unused material -
Two GVs. of the coral lagoon of Papeete, capital of Tahiti. General view of the new airfield which has been built for the opening of a new air route linking France to Tahiti.
GV of crowds at the airport for the opening ceremony. MS State Minister Lecourt arriving for the ceremony. VS Locals of Tahiti playing drums. Various shots, Tahitian girls in grass skirts dancing.
(Dupe Neg.) Old record suggests material dates from around 15/05/1961.