While weather bound in Dublin Che Guevara speaks to RTÉ reporter Sean Egan.
- Title Che Guevara at Dublin Airport
- 1st Broadcast 18/12/1964
- ContributorSean Egan (Reporter)
Felima Archer (Interpeter)
- Clip Duration 00:02:52
- Material Type Video
- Series title RTÉ News
- Clip title Weather Forces Che Guevara to Land in Dublin
- Extended description
Argentine-born Major Ernesto Che Guevara, the legendary revolutionary leader and 'Comandante' of the Cuban Revolution, was interviewed by RTÉ at Dublin Airport, when as Cuban Minister for Industries he was travelling on a diplomatic mission.
On his way from New York to Algeria after a meeting of the UN General Assembly, Che Guevara's flight was redirected from Shannon to Dublin due to fog. While weather-bound in Dublin he spoke to RTÉ reporter Sean Egan.
Aer Lingus air hostess Felima Archer acted as interpreter while Che Guevara answered questions about the political situation in Cuba and recent threats on his life.
A RTÉ News interview with Che Guevara at Dublin Ariport. The report was broadcast 18 December 1964.
- Local keywords Dublin Airport, Cuba, Che Guevara, Air Hostess, Cubana Airline, Airports, Politics, Felima Archer,
- Geographical coverage Dublin, Ireland
- Topic Arts and Culture
- Publisher Broadcaster RTÉ
- First broadcast channel Telefís Éireann
- Production year 1964
- Country of production Ireland
- Original identifier N421/0064A
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- Item type part/extract
- Item colour Black and White
- Item sound Mono
- Aspect ratio 4:3
- Language used English (eng)
- Original language English (eng)
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