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‘Rick and Ron’ inspire a new generation to take flight

Rick McKown and Ron Robuliak spend their days filling young minds with the wonders of flight. The two volunteer their time as education instructors at the Alberta Aviation Museum, teaching ...

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Women of Aviation Week celebration highlights helicopters

Twenty-year-old Sarah Bachand was studying physics at the University of Alberta when she decided to take a different career path. “I always loved math and all this technical stuff and ...

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New magazine format for “From the Hangar”

In 2017, as the Alberta Aviation Museum celebrated 25 years in historic Hangar 14, our revitalization project was well underway. So was our efforts to modernize how we tell our ...

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Museum’s Servus Night gives rare behind-the-scenes peek

More than a dozen volunteers, who do everything from rebuild historic aircraft to construct exhibits and displays showed their craft this week at the museum’s Servus Free Access Night. “We’ve ...

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Photo Gallery: Ted’s amazing aviation artwork

For Ted Mageau it’s a labour of love. But for the museum it’s a piece of aviation art. Mageau, a long-time volunteer, was given the task by AAM Curator Lech ...

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