Author Archives: Communications

22 May
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The Last Spike

It may not be as monumental as the building of the Canadian Pacific Railway more than 130 years ago, but the completion of the Alberta Aviation Museum's curbing project is a significant milestone for our revitalization project.

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15 May
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Meet the Librarian

John Liddle spent 25 years in the Royal Canadian Air Force as an aircraft technician. But when he joined the the Alberta Aviation Museum in 2012 as a volunteer it was the library, not the restoration shop, that attracted his ...

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07 May
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Meet the Curators

Lech Lebiedowski's involvement with historic airplanes goes back a long way."When I was little there was ashipwreck at the coast of the Baltic Sea," the Alberta Aviation Museum Head Curator remembers

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01 May
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2019 Board of Directors

The Annual General Meeting of the Alberta Aviation Museum Association on Sunday April 28 elected a new slate of directors to the board. More than 50 of our members showed up for the meeting, an indication of the vibrancy of ...

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24 Apr
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Operation Habbakuk: The Iceberg Aircraft Carrier

By Neil Taylor A small, picturesque lake nestled in the Canadian Rockies just outside the Jasper townsite harbours a mysterious secret dating from the Second World Lake. Patricia Lake, named after Princess Patricia of Connaught, a granddaughter of Queen Victoria, ...

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