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Texada Aerospace CampTexada Aerospace Camp
Texada Aerospace Camp

This summer, the Texada Aerospace Camp returned to Texada Island, BC, to immerse youth from ages 10 to 16 in the basics of aviation and aerospace sciences.

Sep 21, 2022 News
48th Induction Ceremony - Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame48th Induction Ceremony - Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame
48th Induction Ceremony - Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame

Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame has announced its second Induction Ceremony for 2022. The 48th Annual Induction Ceremony will take place at The Crowne Plaza at the Montreal Airport on Thursday, October 27, 2022.

Sep 20, 2022 News
American Airlines to Purchase Supersonic AircraftAmerican Airlines to Purchase Supersonic Aircraft
American Airlines to Purchase Supersonic Aircraft

American Airlines and Boom Supersonic today announced the airline’s agreement to purchase up to 20 Overture aircraft, with an option for an additional 40.

Aug 16, 2022 News
Wings Over Springbank 2022Wings Over Springbank 2022
Wings Over Springbank 2022

After a noticeable absence from the airshow scene due to Covid restrictions, Wings Over Springbank returned to Alberta on July 23 and 24 to thrill aviation enthusiasts from Calgary and surrounding areas.

Aug 14, 2022 Airshows
Abbotsford International Airshow 2022Abbotsford International Airshow 2022
Abbotsford International Airshow 2022

Held from August 5 to 7, the 60th Anniversary edition of the Abbotsford International Airshow had a stunning array of flying and static aircraft in its lineup.

Aug 14, 2022 Airshows
Turkish DelightTurkish Delight
Turkish Delight

Turkey’s 3rd Main Jet Base, Konya, or 3 AJÜ, is well known for the Anatolian Eagle and Anatolian Phoenix exercises that are held there each year. The larger Eagle exercise focusses on air combat training, while Phoenix, the smaller of the two, is dedicated to personnel rescue operations.

Aug 14, 2022 Military
Operational Pause Ordered on RCAF CT-114 Fleet Operational Pause Ordered on RCAF CT-114 Fleet
Operational Pause Ordered on RCAF CT-114 Fleet

As a result of the accident involving a 431 (Air Demonstration) Squadron CT-114 Tutor aircraft on August 2, 2022 in Fort St. John, B.C. the Commander of 1 Canadian Air Division has ordered an operational pause on the CT-114 fleet.

Aug 10, 2022 Airshows
EAA Mourns Loss of Tom PobereznyEAA Mourns Loss of Tom Poberezny
EAA Mourns Loss of Tom Poberezny

Tom Poberezny, the retired president and chairman of the Experimental Aircraft Association, is being mourned by EAA and aviation communities after his death early Monday, July 25, at age 75, following a brief illness.

Jul 26, 2022 News
Creating SkyMedCreating SkyMed
Creating SkyMed

SkyMed is a new one-hour CBC drama series about the intense personal lives of young nurses and pilots flying air ambulances in Northern Manitoba. SkyMed premieres in Canada beginning Sunday, July 10 at 9pm (9:30pm in Newfoundland) on CBC TV and will also be available to stream for free on CBC Gem.

Jul 10, 2022 News
Snowbirds UpdateSnowbirds Update
Snowbirds Update

“The silver lining is that the team has been cleared to fly, but now must return to home base in Moose Jaw in order to prepare for future airshows.”

Jun 30, 2022 Military
What to expect at AirVenture 2022What to expect at AirVenture 2022
What to expect at AirVenture 2022

What can visitors expect at this year’s edition of AirVenture? Here are a few elements unique to AirVenture 2022.

Jun 5, 2022 Airshows
The Special Olympics Airlift EventThe Special Olympics Airlift Event
The Special Olympics Airlift Event

On June 4, more than 120 Textron Aviation aircraft departed from 28 states across the United States and landed at Orlando Executive Airport with Special Olympics athletes and coaches aboard.

Jun 5, 2022 News