STK-ID 16380

LS, MS of aircraft carrier "Warrior" at sea. Several shots of destroyers at sea, "HMCS Nootka" or/and "Crescent". TILT DOWN from White Ensign flag to LS of "Nootka". LSs of "Nootka". PAN of R-16, "Crescent". LS PAN of "Warrior". Several shots of sailors at work on "Warrior" flight deck, folding wings of Firefly fighters, moving planes down to storage deck by elevator. LAS of signal flags flying. MCSs of sailors practicing on anti-aircraft guns, no firing. Dusk shot of sailor communicating with Aldis lamp. Interior shot of man at work on illuminated control panel. MSs of officer taking bearing with sextant. Shots of Firefly shipboard fighters on flight deck, of pilot boarding plane, of plane taxiing for take off. HAS of flight deck, of plane, no actual take off. Low level oblique AERIAL SHOT of "Warrior" flight deck. Three SHIP TO AIR SHOTs of Firefly fighters in flight, two, one and four. Short sequence on aircraft landing on carrier. Shot of other plane on landing approach. Shots of crew playing field hockey on flight deck at sundown. Various shots of crew in white drawn up on parade on flight deck, presenting arms.


Excerpt from
The Navy Flies
Atlantic Ocean
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
16mm original kodachrome
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080