Our biggest event of the Year
Soaring to New Community Heights
Our biggest event of the year, Open Cockpit Day, which took place on September 9th, was a resounding success. All ages had the opportunity to explore the museum and delve deeper into the world of aviation, catering to aviation enthusiasts and curious minds alike. Advanced tickets for this exciting event went on sale on August 1st, setting the stage for a day where history came alive as we swung open the doors to reveal a captivating collection of rare historical aircraft. Visitors of all ages embraced the chance to step into the shoes of legendary pilots by sitting in the pilot’s cockpit. Moreover, the event featured esteemed guests like the Edmonton Flying Club, 504 Blatchford Field Air Cadets, C3 Cosplay, and more. As a grand finale, attendees were treated to the unveiling of our newly restored Bell 206 helicopter, making it a truly unforgettable experience for aviation enthusiasts and history buffs.