RCAF History

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  1. Tracker

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    Just received this from a fellow RCAF member. It may be of interest. May have to cut and paste the web address.

    The history of Canadian Air Force.

    On Canadian Wings, published Jul 22, 2014, is a ten episode documentary on the history of the Royal Canadian Air Force. Starting from early 1888,Canadian airmen and machines have been flying in the service of the British
    and Canadian forces. This series covers the RCAF from the early beginnings
    to present day. Each episode is around 12 minutes - very interesting and
    informative.


    On Canadian Wings -

    Ep 1. Canada's First Flights 1883-1916:
    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=el-QmxaJRTg



    Ep 2. Aerial Warfare 1917-1918
    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=XzsQpO1hEcQ



    Ep 3. The Birth of a National Air Force 1919-1939:
    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=H9v52FI0az4



    Ep 4. The Aerodrome of Democracy 1939-1945:
    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=1f5TmTGegHU



    Ep 5. Some of the Few 1939-1945:
    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=2obm0rCgaZE



    Ep 6. Bombs Over Europe 1939-1945:
    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=SRy0GBgRfyE



    Ep 7. Fast Times for the Golden Jets 1946-1958:
    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=J0GE9_7rv_4



    Ep 8. A Time of Transition 1959-1974:
    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=_Gl4CCG_xJ0



    Ep 9. There Shall Be Wings 1975-1997:
    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=seFRd4fV__E


    Ep 10. Into the New Millennium 1998-2008:
    View: https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=NQ9EfvmMWNY
     
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    Very cool. Gonna have to watch that. Thanks!
     
  3. Airframes

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    Great videos.
     
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    Interesting series! Thanks for sharing.
     
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    Great find. Thanks
     
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