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Checker Can – The Transportation Check

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Checker Can – The Transportation Check

Title: Checker Can – The Transportation Check
Original Title: Checker Can – Der Transport-Check

Director: Johannes Honsell
Produced by: Megaherz GmbH, Bayerischer Rundfunk
Running Time: 24:45 Minutes
Country: Germany
Year: 2013

Age Guideline:
Primary School (9-11)

Category: Family Edutainment

Screened In: Indonesia, India

Every day millions of tons of goods are moved around the globe: by ship, plane, truck or train. In order to cope with this volume huge transporters are used from time to time. Checker Can is able to watch as one of the largest transport aircraft in the world is loaded in Hamburg: even the wings of the aircraft "Beluga" have storage space. However, not every product reaches its destination by air: Checker Can also accompanies transports with a steam locomotive and a truck. What's being carried via means of technology nowadays used to be carried by animals like donkeys. And they can carry a great many things as Checker Can learns in the Eselgarten in Augsburg.