Category Archives: News

Aviation community mourns loss of two long-time supporters

We have two important supporters of the museum and of local aviation, Annie Shortill and Mike Poworoznik.   Annie Shortill (Feb 1915-Nov 2017) Annie Shortill has been around aviation in ...

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Christmas time is here again

As we move into the Christmas season we are celebrating some traditions we have at the museum. This week we held our annual Volunteer Christmas Lunch. Dozens of those who ...

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New showcases help explain Edmonton’s aviation history

As part of our upgrade the museum, our curator, Lech Lebiedowski, has been replacing the aging displays with ones that better tell the amazing history of aviation in Edmonton. We ...

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In Formation November/December 2017: Celebrating 80 years of Mountie Aviation

 In the November/December 2017 edition of In Formation: RCMP Air Division: Celebrating 80 Years of Airborne Policing 1937-2017 A Life in the Air Well Lived Horses, Motorcycles and Airplanes Under the ...

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Museum staff map decades-old crash site

Forty-five years after a Pacific Western Airlines cargo jet crashed on approach to Edmonton’s International Airport, pieces of the Boeing 707 are still scattered among the trees in a wooded ...

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