W. Averell Harriman arrives in Abadan, Iran, for visit to Anglo-Iranian Oil Company (AIOC) facility
Abadan Iran Date:1951, July 16 Duration:1 min 7 sec Sound:NO SOUND
People wait for aircraft to arrive at Abadan airport in Iran. A U.S. Air Force C-121 (Lockheed Constellation) carrying W. Averell Harriman taxis in after landing. Harriman, President Truman's personal representative, descends steps, and is greeted by a group of Iranians. Next, U.S. Ambassador Henry Brady walks with another man towards the airport terminal building. Change of scene shows Harriman and Brady, respectively, getting into separate cars for transport from the airport. Next, they are seen emerging from some brick buildings, that they apparently visited, and proceeding to their cars, parked at the curb.
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