Roar into the air with the four thundering Merlin engines in concert with the Mustang's Merlin and the Kittyhawk's Allison. (photo by Richard Mallory Allnutt)

Lancaster Day! – July 11th, 2015 in Hamilton, Ontario

In celebration of the Canadian-built Lancaster with the most combat missions in WWII, the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum is temporarily marking their Avro Lancaster B.X in the colors of the 419 Squadron (RCAF) KB732. Known as X-Terminator by her crew, and coded VR-X, she flew 84 ops. over enemy territory, the most by any Canadian Lancaster. The Canadian Warplane Heritage[Read More…]

Avro Vulcan XH558 in flight at the Waddington Air Show earlier this year
(Image Credit: Alan Wilson CC 2.0)

Three Avro ‘Sisters’ to Make a Unique Appearance at RAF Waddington on Thursday 21st August

PRESS RELEASE –  An historic and never-to-be-repeated event will take place at RAF Waddington on Thursday 21st August when three world-famous aircraft from the Avro stable the Avro ‘sisters’ – Vulcan XH558, the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight Lancaster PA474 and the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum Lancaster FM213 will fly in for the first and last time. The Vulcan will[Read More…]

by August 19, 2014 0 comments CWHM, RAF BBMF, Vulcan XH558, Warbirds News
The Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum's Lancaster B.X in formation with the Vintage Wings of Canada fighters during the Battle of Britain flypast over Ottawa in 2011.

One of a Kind Opportunity to See Two Lancasters Flying in Formation

Warbirds News was excited to learn this morning that an event, long talked about, but most doubted possible is set to happen this summer. The Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum will be flying their Avro Lancaster B.X across the Atlantic Ocean to the United Kingdom to take part in a series of displays alongside the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight. This[Read More…]