Media

Restoration of our CF-100 Canuck:

CBC Radio Calgary, September 27, 2018: Former Calgary Alderman Gord Lowe, who is on the board of The Hangar Flight Museum, joined Doug Dirks from CBC to talk about the condition of our CF-100 Canuck and why it is in need of restoration. Listen here. 

CBC Online, September 28, 2018: If you would prefer to read an article version of the CBC interview with Gord Lowe, click here. 

Calgary Herald, October 1, 2018: The next step toward restoration that the Museum took was to request help from the City of Calgary. Read more. 

Calgary Herald, November 16, 2018: This news article was released when we began fundraising to restore the CF-100 Canuck. Read more. 

Calgary Herald, December 13, 2018: We reached 50% of our total fundraising goal to restore the CF-100 Canuck. Read more. 

Global News Calgary, January 17, 2019: Executive Director Brian Desjardins gave an update on where our fundraising efforts have reached. Watch now. 

 

Remembrance Day:

Global News, November 11, 2018: Veteran Jack Hilton attended our 2018 Remembrance Day service. He shared his memories of flying over Europe during the Second World War. Read more. 

 

Return of the Hawker Hurricane:

Global News, December 14, 2018: We are very excited for the return of the Hawker Hurricane to the museum in 2019. We brought a few members of the media for a sneak peak at the restoration process occuring in Wetaskiwin, Alberta. Read more. 

CTV Calgary, December 20, 2018: CTV's Kevin Fleming also joined us for a sneak peak of the Hawker Hurricane! Read more

 

National Aviation Day:

Global News, February 23, 2019: We celebrated the 100th anniversary of powered flight in Canada, Global News reported about the event. Read more.