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Cliff Rhind and Ted Allan

We have lost two members of our museum volunteer family. Cliff Rhind, a World War II Mosquito pilot, who helped out for many years in our library, died June 15 ...

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There are a lot of exciting things happening at the Alberta Aviation Museum these days. We are updating exhibits, adding new stories to our displays, and planning interesting events you ...

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Image Gallery: Blatchford granddaughter proud family name lives on

Kenneth Blatchford’s granddaughter was delighted to be part of the airfield’s 90th anniversary celebrations last Saturday at the Alberta Aviation Museum. “I am really thrilled to be here,” Patricia Barford ...

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Image Gallery: Edmonton Aero Club Cirrus Moth back home

Just in time to celebrate Blatchford Field’s 90th Anniversary, we have a new and very significant aircraft on display. G-CYYG is a De Havilland DH60 Cirrus Moth, built in 1928, ...

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Wop May’s son to help museum celebrate Blatchford 90th

Blatchford Field would likely never have come to be had it not for legenday bush pilot, Wilfred “Wop” May. “My dad was flying out of Mayfield, about a mile west ...

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