STK-ID 4989

New planes (00/10/1945): shots of Super Constellation with US Air Force markings taxiing, of passengers stepping down, others boarding, of plane taking off. Shot of Super Constellation coming for a landing. Shot cuts moments before touch down. Sequence on three airforce officers looking over plane, posing under wing. Shots of the Gloster "Meteor" twin jet interceptor at Rockcliffe airbase. Civilians and airmen examining same. Cut to GROUND TO AIR SHOTs of "Meteor" airborne, stunting, flying past camera. CU of airmen looking skywards. Shots of "Meteor" taxiing after landing, people looking at it, chatting, of plane moments after take off past the camera. MSs of pilot in cockpit, pilot closing cockpit cover.


Excerpt from
Canadian News - ASN
Rockcliffe Park
National Film Board
Available formats
Reel 35 mm, Video HI 8
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio