STK-ID 31684

Fighter Wing: PAN of Royal Canadian Air Force air base in Germany. Interior shot of operations room, personnel writing data on transparent board. Shot of airmen relaxing. HALS of revolving radar antenna. Interior shot of post, two men at work. Shot of radar scope, hand pointing to blip. Sequence on scramble, men racing to Sabre jets, jets starting up, taxiing. AIR TO AIR SHOTs, CUs, LSs, ELSs of two Sabre jets in flight, of lone Thunderbird jet (Shooting Star), the Intruder presumably. Shots of Sabre jet coming in for landing, landing and taxiing past camera. Two takes of pilot walking past camera from planes, entering base building. Interior shot of base school, children, teacher. Exterior shot of school, children playing at recess. GROUND TO AIR SHOT of wing formation of Sabre jets flying past.


Excerpt from
Fighter Wing / Fire
Germany (Deutschland)
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm
Shooting format
16mm neg b&w
Aspect ratio