Air Expeditionary Capability

Video / April 25, 2014 / Project number: RCAF-20140425-03


Music in background

Shot list


Canadian flag waving in the wind

Control tower at an airfield in Ottawa, Canada

Text displayed in video:

New Era, New Capability / Nouvelle ère, nouvelle capacité

A CH-47 Chinook helicopter flying followed by a CH-146 Griffon Helicopter in Ottawa, Canada

Close-up on the side of the Chinook where a Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) technician is seen inside

A C-17 Globemaster aircraft touching down in the arctic

Snowmobiles one behind the other pulling qamutiks sleds around an iceberg in the arctic

Paratroopers with static lines jumping off the back of an aircraft

Text displayed in video:

Flexible…/ Souple…

Dozens of paratroopers under round parachutes floating towards the ground

Soldiers deplaning a Globemaster at night

A military vehicle being guided out from an aircraft at night

Military vehicles driving down the streets in the Philippines

Propellers on a CP-140 Aurora starting up as CAF member on the ground communicates hand signals to the pilot

Aerial shot of a neighborhood flooded with water

Text displayed in video:

Tailored to needs… / Adaptée aux besoins

“Pathway closed” sign lying in the waters of a flooded area

Griffon helicopter in flight

Close ups on the pilots of the Griffon helicopter in flight

Military members helping rescued citizens out of the Griffon helicopter

Citizens and military members working together to transfer sand bags from a truck to a building barrier

Citizens and military members forming a chain to transfer sand bags down a line to a building barrier

A Search and Rescue Griffon helicopter in flight (air to air) over Jamaica

Text displayed in video:

Ready to Respond … Prête à agir …

Search and Rescue members guiding citizens off of a CH-149 Cormorant helicopter

A CF-18 Hornet (fighter jet) taking off a runway

Hornet pilot looking around while in flight

Aerial shot of Libya from the Hornet

Close-up on computer buttons

Close-up on a techs face fixed upon a computer screen

Low aerial shot of a CAF destroyer ship

A CH-124 Sea King in flight transporting a bundle attached to the bottom

Text displayed in video:

In Canada or abroad / Au Canada ou à l’étranger

A Sea King depositing on bundle onto a CAF ship

Aerial shot showing material destruction following a natural disaster in the Philippines

CAF members working with the Philippine military to load freshly delivered supplies (including food and water) onto a truck for distribution

CAF medical members examining a baby with his mother by his side in Haiti

CAF medical member examining a young child in Haiti

Philippine citizens waving goodbye to a helicopter taking off

CAF members holding a sign written “Proudly delivered by Royal Canadian Air Force” in the back of an aircraft in France


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