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The F-86 Sabre
The most famous aircraft of the Cold War was the F-86 Sabre. Though produced for the United States Air Force by North American Aviation Inc., Canadair obtained a licence to produce the plane in Canada and improved upon an already great aircraft.
A short history of Canada's Air Force
The first Candian Air Force was formed in 1918, read more about the evolution of Canada's Air from the early days of aviation to the high tech air force of today.
CANADIAN AIR FORCE - ORDERS OF BATTLE
Orders of Battle give a snapshot of the strength and disposition of the air force at selected points in history. The following should present the reader with a good representation of how Canada's Air Force has changed over the years.
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Musée de la Défense aérienne
L'année 2005 constitue un point tournant dans le développement du Musée de la Défense aérienne. Elle marquera le départ d'une nouvelle phase qui continuera à identifier le musée comme une institution présentant un produit de qualité et dont la renommée dépasse maintenant les frontières du Québec.
Opened in June 1997 and officially recognized as a military museum by the Canadian Armed Forces, the Bagotville Air Defence Museum is the only museum in the Province of Quebec dedicated to the history of military aviation.
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RCAF Military Cemetery at Choloy, France
Many members of the RCAF were killed while serving with NATO as part of 1 Air Division. They, and a few members of other forces assigned to this division, were buried in the cemetery at Choloy, near Nancy. Buried in a separate section of the same cemetery are dependents of RCAF personnel and other civilians serving with the RCAF who died while in Europe. Adjoining is a large cemetery for those of the Commonwealth forces who gave their lives in WW II.
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No. 6 (RCAF) Group
Looking for Richard Koval's site on the the RCAF's No. 6 Bomber Group, follow this link to his new site:
No. 439 Squadron (Unofficial) Hompage
Looking for Mike Melnick's page on No. 439 Squadron, follow this link to his new site:
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