Budget Films

Stock Footage

Rescue in the South China Sea

After China shoots down a British airliner in the South China Sea, victims emerge from the U.S. Air Force plane that rescued them. A uniformed man carries a wounded girl down steps. Soldiers load a dead body onto a van. Aerial shot of an aircraft carrier sent to find survivors. Good shots of planes landing on deck. A sailor signals the planes in for a landing. Also French troops filmed from behind, signifying their departure from Vietnam.

IdentifierCLIP-1816
Duration51 sec
GenreDocumentary
Date1954
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