Author Archives: Communications

25 Jun
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A year of change and success for Grade Six Education Program

It was another busy year for our instructors teaching the Science of Flight Program to Grade Six students in the Edmonton area. The program, which has been operating at the Alberta Aviation Museum for more than 15 years, saw more ...

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15 Jun
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Video: New drone video by Hummingbird UAV

People love taking pictures of airplanes and we are fortunate that so many highly-skilled photographers choose the Alberta Aviation Museum to practice their craft. But Armin Hasenbank takes it to a whole new level. Literally. Hasenbank is a retired mechanical ...

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05 Jun
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Norman Reid, World War II navigator, prominent engineer, Tiger Moth donor, remembered.

“Norman Reid was an admirable person in all respects,” says AAM President Rod MacLeod. Reid was born in Edmonton in 1923 and attended Victoria High School. He joined the RCAF and attended No. 2 Air Observers School (AOS) in the ...

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28 May
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Image Gallery: First-annual Wine and Cheese Reception

About 75 people had the chance to roam the museum and taste some wine, cheese and other delicacies at out first-annual Wine and Cheese Reception, Thursday May 24th from 5pm to 8pm. It was an invitation-only event aimed at bringing ...

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24 May
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In Formation: The Northwest Staging Route

In the past few posts we told you about our P-39 restoration project and Stan Reynold’s connection to one particular Airacobra. This final part in the series, written by historian Neil Taylor,  provides an overview of the Northwest Staging Route, ...

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