Highlights from Exercise MAPLE RESOLVE 2017 : Video

Video / June 20, 2017 / Project number: 17-0157

 

The words Maple Resolve appear on the screen.

Cut to a wide, overhead shot of military vehicles driving down a dirt road with a CH-147 Chinook helicopter off the left.

Cut to a medium shot of an unidentified soldier sitting in the open doorway of an aircraft, holding on to a gun.

Cut to a scenic shot of two CH-146 Griffon helicopters flying in blue skies.

Cut to a medium shot of a CH-147 Chinook helicopter with dramatic smoke effects billowing across the front.

Cut to a shot of eight soldiers participating in a simulated casualty exercise. Some are lying down, others sitting. They are wearing make-up to simulate wounds.

Cut to a medium shot of three male soldiers dressed in camouflage uniforms, holding guns as they run together in a grassy field.

Cut to a series of shots featuring soldiers participating in a simulated casualty exercise. Some are lying down, others sitting. They are wearing make-up to simulate wounds.

Cut to a shot of four soldiers carrying one of the simulated casualties out of the field on a gurney.

Cut to a series of medium shots of a group of soldiers out in the field preparing to launch an M-777 Howitzer. They load the weapon with ammunition and pull the cord.

Cut to a series of medium shots of a soldier pulling the launch cord of the M-777 Howitzer multiple times.

Cut to a wide angle shot of an aircraft flying in the blue sky.

Cut to a shot of a group of soldiers inside the aircraft. Soldiers line either side of the aircraft as they clip their parachute safety gear to a line overhead.

Cut to a medium shot of soldiers jumping out of the aircraft.

Cut to a wide angle shot of parachutists floating in the air with their parachutes deployed.

Cut to a shot of armoured vehicles driving down a dirt road, firing simulated shots from behind the vehicle.

Cut to a series of close shots of soldiers placing gas masks on their faces and ensuring that the seal is tight around their combat gear.

Cut to a medium shot of Allied force members rehearsing a decontamination of a LAV 6 armoured vehicle. The LAV 6 is parked on a muddy road and is being hosed down.

Cut to a medium shot of a lone soldier standing along a dirt road. He holds his gun at eye level and looks into the distance.

Cut to a medium shot of a taxi arriving in a mock village. Soldiers stop the vehicle and request the driver and the passenger disembark from the vehicle.

Cut to an overhead aerial shot of the mock village made up of various shipping containers to mark out the village.

Cut to a shot of an airplane flying overhead as it drops letters into the mock village below. Citizens from the mock village flock to pick up the letters as they fall to the ground.

Cut to a cloudy shot of an armoured truck being driven down a dusty dirt road.

Cut to a shot of soldiers disembarking from the truck.

Cut to a shot of a group of soldiers coming up over a slight ridge. Light fog blurs the soldiers in the distance as they approach an abandoned dwelling.

Cut to a shot of soldiers as they kick down the door. One of the soldiers establishes himself by the window and places his weapon on the windowsill as he engages in simulated gunfire.

Cut to a dusty shot of three soldiers as they approach between two armoured vehicles.

Cut to a shot of six allied military force soldiers inside a shipping container. One soldier has his weapon on the windowsill and has engaged in simulated firefight.

Cut to a shot of soldiers making their way through the simulated village. They are running between shipping containers.

Cut to a medium shot of soldiers gathered on the end of a  shipping container. Their commander directs them into the simulated battle. The soldiers run out from behind the shipping container.

Cut to a medium shot of a soldier escorting an unidentified person through the mock village. The unidentified person has their hands on the back of their head in surrender.

Cut to a shot of a LAV 6 armoured vehicle driving quickly down a dirt road. A rainbow can be seen in between two green trees.

Cut to a medium shot of a LAV 6 armoured vehicle against the sunset. Three soldiers sit on top of the LAV 6 but only their silhouettes are visible as the sun frames the shot.

Cut to a wide angle shot of soldiers walking across a field. They are in the distance, silhouetted by the sunset.

Cut to a medium shot of barbed wire, with military vehicles framing the backdrop. The equipment is silhouetted by the sunset in the distance.

The words MAPLE RESOLVE type onto the screen, with the dates 14\ to29 May, Wainright, Alberta stamping on the end.

Fade to black. Fade to title reading: Strong. Proud. Ready. Forts. Fiers. Prêts

Fade to National Defence Identifier and copyright information. Fade to Canada wordmark.

 

 

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