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Orenda Iroquois Engine

For the CF-105 Arrow project, Avro Canada had originally intended to use one of three different engines, all UK designs: Rolls-Royce RB.106, the Bristol B.0L.4 Olympus, or a license-built version of the Olympus, the Curtiss-Wright J67. The RB.106 and J67 were selected...

We Are Canadian – lyrics

Lyrics by Ellis Pringle Craig. WE ARE CANADIAN! We came from the beginning, shrouded mists of time and space, And in this vast and northern clime each found our sacred place. We were the first to touch this earth, the people of the land, We lit the flame and then...

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The Ever Dwindling Few

THE EVER DWINDLING FEW By:  Ellis Pringle Craig At Juno Beach an old man stands and limps down to the shore, Where on this sand he crawled and ran so many years before. The skirl of pipes still in the air, the ceremony o’er, He knows the ghosts who haunt this...

Velvet Glove Air-to-Air Missile

The Velvet Glove air-to-air missile was designed by the Canadian Armament Research and Development Establishment. Velvet Glove was a short-range (8 km) missile with IR guidance. It had a cruciform design configuration with full wing deflection steering, a microwave...

Avro Arrow – List of Firsts

The CF-105 Avro Arrow was the: 1) First a/c designed with digital computers being used for both aerodynamic analysis and designing the structural matrix (and a whole lot more). * ( The claim that it was the first aircraft designed/tested using the IBM 704 cannot...

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