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Answers on a postcard please

Thanks to a lack of captions on the Canadian defence images website we’re at a bit of a loss to explain what’s going on in this picture. It’s likely that its an interdiction training exercise using this de Havilland Canada DHC-6 Twin Otter and the Bell 412 Griffon, but without independent verification, we’re just guessing, […]

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A winged Buffalo

Attempts by Canada’s Viking Air to restart production of the de Havilland DHC-5 Buffalo utility aircraft could be scuppered by the Canadian government. Ottawa may opt for new aircraft for its future fixed-wing search and rescue requirement and reject the British Columbia-based company’s proposal to modernise the country’s fleet of ageing twin-engine Buffalos. Read on…

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