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For more than 80 years Edmonton’s Blatchford Field was the centre of a bustling aviation community that spurred the growth of the city, the region and the North. Hundreds of men and women let their dreams take flight from this historic airfield, flying everything from biplanes to bush planes, bombers to jets.

The Alberta Aviation Museum is committed to keeping that aviation heritage alive by sharing their stories, offering educational programs and producing online content.

Note: Roadway work is underway on our access road. Crews have been advised to allow vehicles to pass, but expect delays. Please be patient.

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The Flying Club Movement in Canada and Edmonton’s Role

At the conclusion of the First World War over 2,500 trained Canadian airmen, who had served in the Royal Flying Corps and the Royal Naval Air Service, returned home. Many of these ...

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