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AAM at the Edmonton Airshow, NRC Minister Sohi to use museum for annoucement

The Edmonton Airshow is a ‘must see’ event of the year for aviation buffs. This year, as usual, the Alberta Aviation Museum will be there. Drop by our booth and ...

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Video: Installing the Mosquito diorama

We are very proud of the team that installed the new diorama behind the deHavilland Mosquito. It took planning, dedication and more than a week of solid effort by a ...

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Volunteer ingenuity and teamwork take museum exhibit to new heights

What do you do when you want to erect a 20-foot high facade in a historic hangar which you are not allowed to alter? You call on Alberta Aviation Museum’s ...

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In Formation: Katherine Stinson delivers Edmonton’s first airmail

Editors note: Last week marked the 100th anniversary of the Katherine Stinson’s first airmail flight in Western Canada.  Historian Neil Taylor, wrote this piece about the young American aviatrix for ...

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Celebrating 100 years of airmail in Western Canada

This week marks 100 years since Katherine Stinson flew a sack of 259 letters from Calgary to Edmonton. The July 9, 1918 flight was the first airmail delivery in Western ...

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