STK-ID 20747

[Remark: the Audax, one of the famous Hawker family, was used as an army co-operation aircraft and as an advance trainer.] Shot of airmen marching onto tarmac in front of large hangar. Shot of ceremony, bugles and bands playing. Shot of airforce flag being lowered. Shot of mechanics working on Hawker Audax inside hangar. Shot of pilot and photographer sitting in cockpits of Audax, chatting about flying conditions. Shot of Audax taxiing towards airplanes. Shot of airplanes taking off in group. AIR TO AIR SHOT of Audax airplanes airborne. Various AIR TO AIR SHOTs of Hawker Audaxes flying in formation. Shots of airplanes flying over field. Shot of Audaxes in perfect alignment on ground and of planes moving off. Shot of ceremony at flag post as seen from inside hangar, doors closing.


Excerpt from
RCAF - The RAF Hawker Audax Fighter
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm dupe neg b&w
Aspect ratio