STK-ID 18162

Two shots of Trans-Canada Airlines DC-6 Northstar being towed out of hangar. Shots of ground crew refuelling aircraft. Shots of TCA dignitaries posing in group beside plane. Shots of air crew posing beside plane. Shots of passengers boarding aircraft for first flight, being welcome by stewardess. Sequence on engines being started, aircraft beginning to taxi. Interior shot of stewardess checking passengers, showing passenger how to tie safety belt. ELS of aircraft taking off towards camera. Cut to aircraft gaining altitude. Interior shot of cook preparing meal, of stewardess serving meal to woman passenger. Shots of steward, stewardess coddling the passengers.


Excerpt from
North Star Aircraft
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Digital Bétacam, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486