Budget Films

Stock Footage

Portable Landing Strip

In Chu Lai, Vietnam, various shots of Navy Seabees constructing a portable landing strip. A large tractor pushes dirt. A sailor swings a sledge hammer as his buddy stand by with his hands on his hips. Brief pan of the finished runway. Also, a shot of a sailor turning dials on a console. An air control tower sits against a cloudy sky,

IdentifierCLIP-1677
Duration57 sec
GenreDocumentary
Date1965
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