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Image Gallery: Blatchford granddaughter proud family name lives on

Kenneth Blatchford’s granddaughter was delighted to be part of the airfield’s 90th anniversary celebrations last Saturday at the Alberta Aviation Museum. “I am really thrilled to be here,” Patricia Barford ...

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Image Gallery: Edmonton Aero Club Cirrus Moth back home

Just in time to celebrate Blatchford Field’s 90th Anniversary, we have a new and very significant aircraft on display. G-CYYG is a De Havilland DH60 Cirrus Moth, built in 1928, ...

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Wop May’s son to help museum celebrate Blatchford 90th

Blatchford Field would likely never have come to be had it not for legenday bush pilot, Wilfred “Wop” May. “My dad was flying out of Mayfield, about a mile west ...

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Video: Wop May and Blatchford Field

This video will be part of the new Wop May exhibit being installed as part of the 90th Anniversary Celebrations of Blatchford Field. More information about the event can be ...

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Linus and Al steal the show at 418 gallery reopening

The storied history of Edmonton’s 418 Squadron was on display last Tuesday as the history gallery detailing the unit’s achievements reopened after a year of renovations. But the star of ...

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