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Historic Sites of Manitoba: The Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada (958 Ferry Road, Winnipeg)

This museum, which opened in 1974, is situated on the grounds of the Richardson International Airport in Winnipeg. Previously known as the Western Canada Aviation Museum, in late 2014, Queen Elizabeth II granted permission for it to use the term “Royal” in its name.

Exhibit in the Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada

Exhibit in the Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada (January 2012)
Source: George Penner

Site Location (lat/long): N49.89562, W97.22185
denoted by symbol on the map above

Sources:

Western Canada Aviation Museum

This page was prepared by Gordon Goldsborough and George Penner.

Page revised: 1 April 2017

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