STK-ID 20750

Shot of flying officer GR Spradbrow putting on parachute, climbing into DH Moth airplane and taking off. GROUND TO AIR SHOT of plane flying. Shot of AD McLean climbing into Stearman aircraft and taking off. LS of plane taking off. Shot of Fairchild FC-2 airplane taking off steeply. AERIAL SHOTs of land. CUs of control panel and passengers in Fairchild. AERIAL SHOT of High River air station. Various shots of activity around air base as men prepare for visit of the minister. Shot of Moth airplane being wheeled out of hangar, of various other planes. AERIAL SHOTs of Turner Valley oil fields, of rocky mountain on British Columbia-Alberta border. AERIAL CU of mountain peak.


Excerpt from
RCAF Progress Film
High River
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, HDCAM SR, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
1920 x 1080