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1. The RCAF's two photo squadrons, 413 and 414, carry out annual photographic operations covering the Dominion, The RCAF's two photo squadrons, 413 and 414, carry out annual photographic operations covering the Dominion, and the pictures their far-ranging planes take are processed at Rockcliffe's No.1 Photo Establishment, in which ther scene above was taken. The above picture shows a mosaic, made up of hundreds of individual aerial photos laid together. When re-photographed a single picture covering a huge area results. AERIA1 photos taken by the RCAF are turned over to Mines and Resources, Army. and other government departments for mapping and other purposes. Note: this is an old picture, and unfortunately shows WD's no longer in the Air Force. - Possibly it could be cropped to excluse them. AINA-49-14

2. Airmen of hte RCAF's No.1 Photo Establishment at Rockcliffe, just outside Ottawa, are shown above processing Airmen of hte RCAF's No.1 Photo Establishment at Rockcliffe, just outside Ottawa, are shown above processing aerial photos taken by the Air Force photographic aircraft which operate across the Dominion each year, covering the country by aerial photography. The Establishment is one of the most modern in existence. AINA-49-10

3. F/L W.M. Middleton, Chatham, Ont., officer Commanding 6 Datachment of the RCAF's 413 aerial Photo squadron F/L W.M. Middleton, Chatham, Ont., officer Commanding 6 Datachment of the RCAF's 413 aerial Photo squadron is shown making a final check of his mitchell aircraft before taken off from Rockcliffe Aerodrome Thursday (May 13) for Goose Bay on the first leg of their photographic operations. The detachment, which carries personnel and equipment enough to make it self-sustaining, expects to cover over 148,000 square miles of Canada's north-eastern frontiers with tri-camera photography and 20,000 square miles with vertical photography from bases at Goose and Fort Chimo on Ungava Bay. AINA-49-15
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