STK-ID 836

[Remark: the new CF-100 Night Fighter is put through its paces at Ottawa Rockcliffe Airport (00/00/1950)]: GROUND TO AIR SHOTs of jet sweeping over snow-covered runways, taxiing. Several shots of the Avro jetliner speeding over airport, taxiing and putting on display for interested observers. Shots of Royal Canadian Air Force ground crew servicing CF-100 on field. Shots of CF-100 showing its climbing and manoeuvring ability. LSs of Douglas DC-3 airborne over bush country, of supplies being parachuted into bush. Shot of parachute landing in small creek, of others landing in clearing. GROUND TO AIR SHOT of Dakota DC-3 passing over camera, releasing supply parachute at low level. LAS of two B-24 Liberator bombers flying over camera.


Excerpt from
Aeroplanes 1950's
National Film Board
Available formats
Digital Bétacam, Reel 35 mm, Digital Video Disk
Shooting format
35mm fine grain b&w
Aspect ratio
Available resolutions
720 x 486