STK-ID 32426

[Title: Aircraft Activities at Winnipeg, Manitoba] (00/00/1928): shots of men preparing seaplane on dock, of seaplane landing on water, waterfront in background. PANs of aircraft on airfield, of far shore across Red River. Sequence at air show showing aircraft taking off, flying, landing, spectators looking on at Northwood Golf Club, including PAN of aircraft lined up on field. Shots of crew at work on airplane at water's edge, of seaplane taxiing up river, of plane flying, of plane taxiing on water. Shots of Varuna aircraft under construction, of Varuna "ZQ" being launched on Red River. Shots of Moth "YS" being tested on water. BOATING SHOT pacing Varuna aircraft taxiing up river for take off. Shots of opening ceremony of the Winnipeg Flying Club Aerodrome, woman unveiling plaque, CU of plaque. Circular PAN along large crowds assembled on field at opening. [End title; titles interspersed]


Excerpt from
Trenton Air Base / Aircraft Activities at Winnipeg
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio