|Assigned to No. 1 Training Command in Ontario. Classified as instructional airframe A 279 on 27 March 1943. Later marked 279B, probably post war.|
|first date: 9 October 1940||last date: 27 November 1961|
|Taken on strength||Struck off|
Aerial shot of the buildings, runways, etc. of a RAF (Royal Air Force) training establishment in Canada. Two C/Us of trainees in the control tower. Good shots of the runway with several Fairey Battle fighter aeroplanes lined up prior to take off, squadron of airmen are marching past. C/U of a pilot seated in his aircraft. Various shots of a single engined trainer plane taking off. Pan with a Fairey Battle taking off. Aerial shot of the runways and hangars at the base.