• Short Summary

    Canadian Paratroopers use a new "Shockless Opening" parachute.

  • Description

    Ontario, Canada.

    SV. Aircraft after taking off, past camera (title super over). CU. Paratrooper inside plane panning to line of parachuters who are hooking gadgets onto wire. CU. Panel with jump signal on it, jump signal lights up. SCU. From inside plane, parachuters jumping out. LV. Aircraft and parachuters coming out. SCU. From inside of plane, parachuters jumping out. LV. From ground, aircraft with parachuters coming out. SCU. From inside plane, parachuters coming out. View from plane, parachuters jumping out in front of camera and going down. LV. From ground, aircraft showing line of paratroopers who have bailed out. GV. Ground, paratroopers landing, & GV. SCU. Paratroopers coming down and landing, & SV.

    (F.G.) (Orig "F")

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  • Data

    Film ID:
    571.35
    Media URN:
    31552
    Group:
    Pathe newsreels
    Archive:
    British Pathe
    Issue Date:
    12/03/1956
    Sound:
    Sound
    HD Format:
    Available on request
    Stock:
    Black & White
    Duration:
    00:00:43:00
    Time in/Out:
    01:41:55:00 / 01:42:38:00
    Canister:
    56/21

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