STK-ID 41894

Canadian army winter manoeuvres in Earlton area; night shots of C-130 Hercules transport plane taxiing on runway and coming to a stop, back door opens and paratroopers step off (2:28). GROUND TO AIR SHOT of daytime paratroops and supply drop on snow-covered field (1:29). Shots of paratrooper's camp set up in field, snowmobiles and all-terrain vehicles are visible, FOLLOW SHOTS of all-terrain vehicle moving across field (1:47). GROUND TO AIR SHOT of paratroops drop, numerous parachutes dropping on snow covered field (2:28). Shots of activities in camp, officers discussing, soldiers sorting out equipment (1:45). Shots of soldiers standing on tanks lined up in field (0:47).


Excerpt from
Defence of Canada
Northeastern Ontario
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 16 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
16mm eastman color neg
Aspect ratio