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Calgary Sun
Vet, 93, in postal fight over poochRoyal Canadian Legion Branch 582 member, was on the winning side in 1945, after
Vet, 93, in postal fight over pooch
Calgary Sun / Posted 4 days ago
Royal Canadian Legion Branch 582 member, was on the winning side in 1945, after all. But even when she was serving in the Royal Canadian Air Force during the dog days of the Second World War, Dyson said she never felt this stressed out. While the... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
Easton native trains over County in Canadian aircraft-- Residents of Aroostook and Penobscot counties were delighted last week when
Easton native trains over County in Canadian aircraft
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 4 days ago
-- Residents of Aroostook and Penobscot counties were delighted last week when an Easton native flew over the area in a Royal Canadian Air Force C-17 and did several "touch and go" maneuvers at local airports. The plane, piloted by U.S. Air... Read more
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Bangor Daily News
Easton native trains over County in Canadian aircraft— Residents of Aroostook and Penobscot counties were delighted last week when a
Easton native trains over County in Canadian aircraft
Bangor Daily News / Posted 4 days ago
— Residents of Aroostook and Penobscot counties were delighted last week when an Easton native flew over the area in a Royal Canadian Air Force C-17 and did several “touch and go” maneuvers at local airports. The plane, piloted by U.S. Air... Read more
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Woodstock Sentinel-Review
Bidding farewell to home away from homesome kids grow up and leave home,” he said. “We didn't outgrow this building, t
Bidding farewell to home away from home
Woodstock Sentinel-Review / Posted 5 days ago
some kids grow up and leave home,” he said. “We didn't outgrow this building, this building outgrew us.” A corporal in the Royal Canadian Air Force during the Second World War and a member of Branch 55 for 65 years, Al Badger said he also has a lot... Read more
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TribLIVE
Super Hornet added to Westmoreland County International AirshowKnights Parachute Team. The Snowbirds fly the Canadian-designed and built CT-1
Super Hornet added to Westmoreland County International Airshow
TribLIVE / Posted 7 days ago
Knights Parachute Team. The Snowbirds fly the Canadian-designed and built CT-114 Tutor jet trainer, according to the Royal Canadian Air Force website. The jets have a maximum speed of 486 mph. The F-22 Raptor can reach a speed of 1,520 mph... Read more
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Daily Press
8 countries you won't want to miss at the Virginia International Tattoo DP ListForces of Germany (the Bundeswehr), which has six decades of experience in repr
8 countries you won't want to miss at the Virginia International Tattoo DP List
Daily Press / Posted 8 days ago
Forces of Germany (the Bundeswehr), which has six decades of experience in representing Germany's culture. 8 Wing Trenton Royal Canadian Air Force Pipes and Drums — Represents Canada's military, and in particular the Royal Air Force, with veterans... Read more
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CTV News
'She's been this constant force': Canada's love for Queen ElizabethRoyal Family. Queen Elizabeth walks around the central theme of the Ottawa mem
'She's been this constant force': Canada's love for Queen Elizabeth
CTV News / Posted 10 days ago
Royal Family. Queen Elizabeth walks around the central theme of the Ottawa memorial to Canadian memorial to members of the Royal Canadian Air Force after participating an unveiling ceremony July 1, 1959. (AP PHOTO) About a decade earlier, her... Read more
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CBC.ca
Military police probe fatal 2009 helicopter crash in Afghanistanallegations prompt investigation These report observations went largely unnoti
Military police probe fatal 2009 helicopter crash in Afghanistan
CBC.ca / Posted 18 days ago
allegations prompt investigation These report observations went largely unnoticed for years. But recently, a former Royal Canadian Air Force flight instructor began raising concerns about the incident. "As a former helicopter pilot, I was... Read more
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Cold Lake Sun
Demo jet ready to take to the skiesThe Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) unveiled the CF-18 demonstration jet for th
Demo jet ready to take to the skies
Cold Lake Sun / Posted 18 days ago
The Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) unveiled the CF-18 demonstration jet for the 2016 air show season. The unveiling ceremony took place at 4 Wing Cold Lake on April 5. 4 Wing Commander Colonel Eric Kenny, 4 Wing Chief Warrant Officer Alain Roy and... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
Tree planting connects past to current8 Wing’s leadership team re-created a piece of Royal Canadian Air Force history
Tree planting connects past to current
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 18 days ago
8 Wing’s leadership team re-created a piece of Royal Canadian Air Force history Monday morning. Officers gathered around an English Oak tree recently planted near the sunken garden of the Officer’s Mess, commemorating a famous photograph taken on... Read more
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Summit Daily News
Mountain Town News: Coal plant with ties to ski towns going downJasper National Park lately, but military officials say there has been nothing
Mountain Town News: Coal plant with ties to ski towns going down
Summit Daily News / Posted 20 days ago
Jasper National Park lately, but military officials say there has been nothing special. The jets were likely part of the Royal Canadian Air Force routes, but they may have been American F-16s flying between the continental United States and... Read more
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Aircraft Maintenance Technology
George Neal, 97, Pioneer Airman, Passes Away in TorontoLicense in 1936. From 1937 to 1941 he was employed at de Havilland Aircraft of
George Neal, 97, Pioneer Airman, Passes Away in Toronto
Aircraft Maintenance Technology / Posted 23 days ago
License in 1936. From 1937 to 1941 he was employed at de Havilland Aircraft of Canada (DHC). In 1941 he enlisted in the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) and was posted to No. 10 Air Observers School in Chatham, New Brunswick, where he became a... Read more
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The Record
Tory MPP’s crude sex humour targets female MP, offends crowd at fundraiserat the Carp farmers market where she says she "called him on it face-to-face."
Tory MPP’s crude sex humour targets female MP, offends crowd at fundraiser
The Record / Posted 24 days ago
at the Carp farmers market where she says she "called him on it face-to-face." McCrimmon, a retired air navigator with the Royal Canadian Air Force and first woman to command an air squadron, said she told him what he said was completely... Read more
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CTV News
Canada's longest-serving C-130E Hercules officially retirescrew members were also in attendance to take one last look at the plane. Descr
Canada's longest-serving C-130E Hercules officially retires
CTV News / Posted 24 days ago
crew members were also in attendance to take one last look at the plane. Described as a "true workhorse" of the Royal Canadian Air Force, the Hercules can serve a variety of purposes, from transporting troops to search and rescue to... Read more
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Sicamous Eagle Valley News
Young pilot OK following crash on Mt. Idaup the mountain. “The GPS’s weren’t working properly because of the huge tree
Young pilot OK following crash on Mt. Ida
Sicamous Eagle Valley News / Posted 24 days ago
up the mountain. “The GPS’s weren’t working properly because of the huge tree canopy, so a large Buffalo aircraft from Royal Canadian Air Force 19 Wing in Comox was dropping flares (to light the crash site) and our guys were taking compass... Read more
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Dundas Star News
Tory MPP’s crude sex humour targets female MP, offends crowd at fundraiserat the Carp farmers market where she says she "called him on it face-to-face."
Tory MPP’s crude sex humour targets female MP, offends crowd at fundraiser
Dundas Star News / Posted 24 days ago
at the Carp farmers market where she says she "called him on it face-to-face." McCrimmon, a retired air navigator with the Royal Canadian Air Force and first woman to command an air squadron, said she told him what he said was completely... Read more
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WGRZ-TV Buffalo
Michigan bird-chasing pup wins US Coast Guard contestU.S. Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City, Piper and Brian at the Cherry Capit
Michigan bird-chasing pup wins US Coast Guard contest
WGRZ-TV Buffalo / Posted 24 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City, Piper and Brian at the Cherry Capital Airport K-9 Team and our partners at the Royal Canadian Air Force." The 7-year-old border collie has been on the runways chasing geese, ducks and other birds since... Read more
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Orlando Sentinel
Hovering fighter jet added to Lauderdale Air Show lineupthe ubiquitous U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, with their close-formation synchron
Hovering fighter jet added to Lauderdale Air Show lineup
Orlando Sentinel / Posted 24 days ago
the ubiquitous U.S. Air Force Thunderbirds, with their close-formation synchronized flying. The lineup also features the Royal Canadian Air Force Snowbirds,theCanadian Air Force F-18 Hornet Demo, the Breitling Jet Team and theGEICO... Read more
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Belleville Intelligencer
End of an erapermanent exhibition. This donation commemorates the significant role of the ai
End of an era
Belleville Intelligencer / Posted 24 days ago
permanent exhibition. This donation commemorates the significant role of the aircraft considered “a true workhorse of the Royal Canadian Air Force.” The Hercules offered to the museum is the oldest Canadian example of the type, entering service... Read more
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11 News Houston
Michigan bird-chasing pup wins US Coast Guard contestU.S. Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City, Piper and Brian at the Cherry Capit
Michigan bird-chasing pup wins US Coast Guard contest
11 News Houston / Posted 25 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City, Piper and Brian at the Cherry Capital Airport K-9 Team and our partners at the Royal Canadian Air Force." The 7-year-old border collie has been on the runways chasing geese, ducks and other birds since... Read more
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WZZM 13 Grand Rapids
Michigan bird-chasing pup wins US Coast Guard contestU.S. Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City, Piper and Brian at the Cherry Capit
Michigan bird-chasing pup wins US Coast Guard contest
WZZM 13 Grand Rapids / Posted 25 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City, Piper and Brian at the Cherry Capital Airport K-9 Team and our partners at the Royal Canadian Air Force." The 7-year-old border collie has been on the runways chasing geese, ducks and other birds since... Read more
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MLive.com
Michigan's airport K9 wins U.S. Coast Guard photo contestU.S. Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City, Piper and Brian at the Cherry Capit
Michigan's airport K9 wins U.S. Coast Guard photo contest
MLive.com / Posted 25 days ago
U.S. Coast Guard Air Station Traverse City, Piper and Brian at the Cherry Capital Airport K-9 Team and our partners at the Royal Canadian Air Force." Piper and his handler, Airport Operations Supervisor Brian Edwards, have been working as a K9... Read more
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Salmon Arm Observer
Pilot walks away from crashup the mountain. "The GPS's weren't working properly because of the huge tree
Pilot walks away from crash
Salmon Arm Observer / Posted 25 days ago
up the mountain. "The GPS's weren't working properly because of the huge tree canopy, so a large Buffalo aircraft from Royal Canadian Air Force 19 Wing in Comox was dropping flares (to light the crash site) and our guys were taking compass... Read more
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MLive.com
Vote for Piper: Michigan airport K-9 makes finals of U.S. Coast Guard contestimage shows him in his element, flanked by choppers from the Coast Guard's Trav
Vote for Piper: Michigan airport K-9 makes finals of U.S. Coast Guard contest
MLive.com / Posted 26 days ago
image shows him in his element, flanked by choppers from the Coast Guard's Traverse City Air Station and the Royal Canadian Air Force. It was snapped during a joint training day last fall. Piper the bird-chasing border collie,... Read more
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The Toledo Blade
controlled show makes wavesshow’s judges. The history buff tracks his airplane interest to his childhood
controlled show makes waves
The Toledo Blade / Posted 27 days ago
show’s judges. The history buff tracks his airplane interest to his childhood and credits his father, who served in the Royal Canadian Air Force during World War II. Mr. Perkins, who has come to the Toledo show since the mid-1970s, noted his... Read more
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BC Local News
DeHart: Memphis Blues opens second spot in Rutlandall the new vendors. If you would want to rent a table, call 250-575-1064 or em
DeHart: Memphis Blues opens second spot in Rutland
BC Local News / Posted 28 days ago
all the new vendors. If you would want to rent a table, call 250-575-1064 or email rutlandcommunitymarket@gmail.com. The Royal Canadian Air Force Association, 883 (Kelowna) RCAF Wing will hold its 32nd annual aviation and awards dinner Friday,... Read more
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Kelowna Capital News
DeHart: Memphis Blues opens second spot in Rutlandall the new vendors. If you would want to rent a table, call 250-575-1064 or em
DeHart: Memphis Blues opens second spot in Rutland
Kelowna Capital News / Posted 28 days ago
all the new vendors. If you would want to rent a table, call 250-575-1064 or email rutlandcommunitymarket@gmail.com. The Royal Canadian Air Force Association, 883 (Kelowna) RCAF Wing will hold its 32nd annual aviation and awards dinner Friday,... Read more
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The Chilliwack Progress
Chilliwack part of interactive war memorialflagpole. Only a handful of deteriorated hydrangeas survive there today,” recou
Chilliwack part of interactive war memorial
The Chilliwack Progress / Posted 29 days ago
flagpole. Only a handful of deteriorated hydrangeas survive there today,” recounts Chief Warrant Officer Reg Dawes of the Royal Canadian Air Force Association. The local RCAFA office in Chilliwack is now planning the re-establishment of this... Read more

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