Dedicated to the people and projects of AVRO Canada & Orenda Engines Limited
Information on past and future events can be located on the following links, if you know of an event which is related to Avro or Orenda and is not yet listed please email us:
AvroLand is happy to announce that the Canadian Air and Space Museum (formerly Toronto Aerospace Museum) has rolled out their full size replica of the Avro Arrow!
The Township of Madawaska Valley proudly announces the new Zurakowski Park Project which is being built to honour local resident and world-renowned test pilot Janusz Zurakowski. The most notable aircraft tested by Zura was the Canadian supersonic interceptor known as the CF-105 Avro Arrow. They need your support today - why not purchase a ball cap or tee-shirt and help spread the news! - For more info visit their website
Past Events (most to least recent...):
The Aerospace Heritage Foundation of Canada
The event was held:
Saturday August 7th., 2004.
Calendar of Events:
Location is Holiday Inn Select Toronto Airport
They followed the program for the 55th as was laid out for the 45th and 50th.
Canadian Navy searched for models of the Arrow in Lake Ontario 5-8 July 2004 - read the news release HERE
Unfortunately the only thing related to the models which were located were a few of the Nike booster rockets, other items were located but not related to the Avro Free Flight Models - keep your fingers crossed that another attempt will happen before too long!
Two main groups have been working to locate the models, please check out their sites and consider supporting their efforts:
Check out Aerospace Heritagel Foundation of Canada's page for information on their project to locate the models
AHFC - 50th Anniversary 1st Flight of the Jetliner-link takes you to AHFC Site
AHFC - The Canadian National Exhibition-link takes you to AHFC Site
AHFC - 40th Anniversary 1st Flight of the Arrow -link takes you to AHFC Site