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Linus and Al steal the show at 418 gallery reopening

The storied history of Edmonton’s 418 Squadron was on display last Tuesday as the history gallery detailing the unit’s achievements reopened after a year of renovations. But the star of ...

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May/June 2017 edition of ‘”In Formation”

In the May/June 2017 edition of In Formation: Three Weeks in December 1928: Canada’s Experimental Prairie Air Mail Service Mitchell Memories Bush Pilots on the Northern Canadian Resource Frontier No.1 Squadron ...

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News Release: Pup’s parachute on display as former squadron re-opens history gallery

Leading Aircraftsman Butch had an air force rank, his own parachute, and flew dozens of hours with his Edmonton-based, Cold War-era squadron. But LAC Butch was a mutt, adopted by ...

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Blatchford Tales Oral History Project collecting new stories

Aviation pioneers Rae Churchill and Chris Falconer both had an early brush with aeronautical history. Both men told their stories to our Blatchford Tales Oral History Project, which resumed in ...

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Museum volunteers recognized at BBQ

Volunteers at the Alberta Aviation Museum contributed more than 10,500 hours of work in 2016 — equivalent to 1,250 employee-days of work. And last Thursday the museum said “thank you” ...

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