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Other titles:ROYAL NAVY VIDEOS: 2000s [Allocated Series Title]
Summary: Aerial views of the frigate HMS Sutherland approaching the cargo vessel MV Nisha (en route from Mauritius for the Tate and Lyle sugar refinery in East London) in the English Channel some 30 miles off Beachy Head. Royal Marines can be seen in four of Sutherland's assault boats approaching Nisha prior to boarding.
Technical Details: Format: Beta-SX
Number of items/reels/tapes: 1
Footage: 5; Running time: 4 mins 34 secs
Notes: Summary: MV Nisha, was intercepted on Friday, December 21 2001, after an incorrect tip-off that she was carrying terrorist material. The owners Great Eastern Shipping Company, Tate and Lyle and the Mauritius Sugar Syndicate cooperated fully and Nisha was able to continue on her journey.
Technical: labelled "SX dub of Mini-DV original". Originally for restricted distribution.