U.S. Ambassador, Henry Grady, arrives in Abadan, Iran, to visit facilities of the Anglo-Iranian Oil Company
Abadan Iran Date:1951, July 16 Duration:1 min 7 sec Sound:NO SOUND
A Canadair C-4 argonaut aircraft operated by BOAC, taxis in rapidly, using inboard engines only, and parks on airport tarmac, at Abadan airport, Itan. The only passenger to deplane is U.S. Ambassador to Iran, Henry F. Grady (probably arriving from Tehran). He is met and greeted by a reception committee. Closeup of Ambassador Grady, making some remarks, as a member of the press stands next to him, holding a microphone. Next, he is seen conversing briefly, with another man, before walking towards the airport terminal building, followed by others.
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