Tag: Jet Aircraft Museum

Episode 7: Spaced Out

 

Canadian astronaut Bjarni and son Mike Tryggvason by their aerobatic aircraft at the Jet Aircraft Museum open house
Canadian astronaut Bjarni and son Mike Tryggvason by their aerobatic aircraft at the Jet Aircraft Museum open house

News

Upcoming Events

  • Jet Aircraft Museum Cash and Dream Flights lottery calendars
    Calendar sales used to support JAM restorations. Check out the JAM website for more information.

Also in this episode:

A Canadian astronaut talks about being in space and the future of spaceflight

Danny caught up with Bjarni Tryggvason and asked him about his favorite space memories.  They also talk about the future of people carrying spaceships.

The Legend of Bill Barilko

Chris explores the legend of Bill Barilko; a Toronto Maple Leaf player who won the Leafs the cup (in overtime).  Find out why the Leafs are a sure bet to win again this year.

Wrap up

We are now on iTunes! Check out the link on the right of this page to get hooked up.

Thank you to Danny’s mom and everyone else who has taken the time to tweet or write to the show. We always love hearing feedback and look forward to making improvements to the show and website over time. We love aviation and want to share that with you. Thank you and stay tuned!

 

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Opening and closing music is Dolphin’s Day by Robert Walker

Episode 6: News and Events

 

Crowds at the 2011 Hamilton Air Show
Crowds at the 2011 Hamilton Air Show

News

Upcoming Events

  • Jet Aircraft Museum Cash and Dream Flights lottery calendars – Early bird draw December 1st, 2011
    Calendar sales used to support JAM restorations. Check out the JAM website for more information.
  • Unmanned Systems Canada – Student UAV Competition
    Details can be found at Unmanned Systems Canada
  • Unmanned Systems Canada Annual Conference Nov. 7 – 10, Halifax, NS
    Details can be found on the conference page

Also in this episode:

Interview with pilot of C130E from 424 Squadron

The interview with the search and rescue pilot was recorded during the summer at the Hamilton Air Show.

Canadian Air and Space Museum Petition

CASM is looking for 10,000 signatures on its petition against eviction from the historic deHaviland Canada site new Downsview Airport in Toronto. Find out more information about the museum on its site and sign the petition.

Wrap up

We are now on iTunes! Check out the link on the right of this page to get hooked up.

Thank you to Danny’s mom and everyone else who has taken the time to tweet or write to the show. We always love hearing feedback and look forward to making improvements to the show and website over time. We love aviation and want to share that with you. Thank you and stay tuned!

 

Follow us on Twitter @ClearedEnRoute or send us an email at clearedenroute.podcast@gmail.com. Questions, comments and suggestions are always welcomed!

Opening and closing music is Dolphin’s Day by Robert Walker

Episode 4: Shooting Silver Stars

A restored CT133 back from its maiden flight at the Jet Aircraft Museum in London, Ontario
A restored CT133 back from its maiden flight at the Jet Aircraft Museum in London, Ontario

News

Upcoming Events

  • 53rd annual fly day – Saturday October 1st, 2011
    Ottawa, On. Oct. 1 – More Information
  • Aviation Stories – Lt. Col. William Barker
    Canadian Air & Space Museum, Downsview, On Oct. 7 – More Information

Doors Open London: Jet Aircraft Museum Fly Day

Danny recaps his day in London, Ontario checking out the first flight of a newly restored T-33.

Cleared En Route History of Canadian Aviation: CT-133 Silver Star

Chris explores the history and continuing legacy of the Lockheed T-33 Shooting Star and its canuck cousin the Canadair CT-133 Silver Star.

Cleared En Route Top Plane Confirmed!

Given that there was no objection to the nomination of the Canadair CT-114 Tutor since the last show we proudly confirm this aircraft as one of Canada’s Top Planes. For a listing of all the Top Planes (confirmed or nominated) head over to the Top Planes Hall of Fame. If you have a plane which you think to be deserving of this designation, please contact us to let us know.

Wrap up

We are now on iTunes! Check out the link on the right of this page to get hooked up.

Thank you to Ryan and Jim and the others who’ve taken the time to tweet or write to the show. We always love hearing feedback and look forward to making improvements to the show and website over time. We love aviation and want to share that with you. Thank you and stay tuned!

Also, please do not forget to check out the Canadian Air & Space Museum Special Episode. The Museum is fighting for it’s life and to preserve important pieces of Canadian history. Find out what you can do to help by heading over to our Help the CASM page or by heading over to the Museum’s site for the latest news.

 

Follow us on Twitter @ClearedEnRoute or send us an email at clearedenroute.podcast@gmail.com. Questions, comments and suggestions are always welcomed!

Opening and closing music is Dolphin’s Day by Robert Walker