1960 deHavilland CS-2F Tracker

1960 deHavilland CS-2F Tracker

HMCS Bonaventure was Canada’s last aircraft carrier in-service. When Canada acquired the Tracker it was assumed the Bonaventure would operate the US – built Grumman Tracker. However that aircraft was about 11 ¾ inches too long to be accommodated by the deck elevators...
DeHavilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver

DeHavilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver

The DeHavilland Canada DHC-2 Beaver is a single-engine high-wing propeller-driven short takeoff and landing (STOL) aircraft developed and manufactured by DeHavilland Canada.  The Beaver was designed and built in response to the demands of Canadian bush operators. With...
1943 Douglas C47A-35-DL (Dakota) DC-3

1943 Douglas C47A-35-DL (Dakota) DC-3

Serial # 9813    Manufactured: 1943 “Lynda Jean” C-FCQT Douglas C-47A, serial number 42-23951 began life in the Douglas aircraft factory at Long Beach California in 1942 and was delivered to the United States Army Air Corps.  The aircraft that would...
1943 Fairchild M62A-3 (Cornell)

1943 Fairchild M62A-3 (Cornell)

From early 1942 to 1945, 2,853 Cornell’s had been built.  The Cornell featured a fabric-covered welded steel tube fuselage. The remainder of the aircraft used plywood construction, with a plywood-sheathed center section, outer wing panels and tail assembly. The...
1956 deHavilland DHC-1B-2-S5 Chipmunk

1956 deHavilland DHC-1B-2-S5 Chipmunk

Replaced the legendary Tiger Moth in October 1945.  A total of 1,283 de Havilland Chipmunks were produced between 1946 and 1958. The Chipmunk was designed and built in Canada. But the Royal Air Force discovered the Chipmunk and realized it was the ideal...
Canadair CE-133 Silver StarT33 Silver Star

Canadair CE-133 Silver StarT33 Silver Star

The “T-Bird” is a 50’s vintage trainer, and our example served in Moose Jaw and many other stations over its long career. This airplane was built in Canada as a CT-133 and uses a version of the Rolls Royce “Nene” engine. Hundreds of RCAF pilots trained on T33’s, which...