STK-ID 36376

MCS of Royal Canadian Air Force DC-3 warming up on snowy airfield. AIR TO AIR SHOT of RCAF DC-3 airborne over snow-covered land. MLSs of parachutes hitting snowy ground, parachutes dragging paratroopers along on snow. MCS of RCAF officer checking paratroopers' jumping equipment. Interior MS of paratroopers in plane, men standing up for jump. MCS of paratroop instructor suspended by test parachute straps from ceiling to show manoeuvres. MS of instructor showing paratrooper how to hit ground, other paratrooper looking on in background. MS of instructor with test straps falling down on mattress.


Excerpt from
Stand By to Jump
Rivers (Manitoba)
National Film Board
Available formats
Video HI 8, Reel 35 mm
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio