We are a group aviation pioneers and enthusiasts, who are trying to gather plans, models, parts, drawings, photography or any artifacts relating to Canada's great aircraft manufacturing industry of the era from 1945 to the mid 1960's with particular interest in locating any memorabilia relating to the A.V. Roe company.
::: FEBRUARY 19, 1959 — The VERY LAST FLIGHT of AN ARROW
IT BEGAN WITH RL201—and it ended with RL201. AVRO ARROW RL201 was the very first Arrow to fly…and it was the very last Arrow to fly. Earlier in the day RL203 made "Arrow history" as it was the only time a passenger flew on an Arrow. D.E. "Red" Darrah went up with "Spud" Potocki to fine-tune the Arrow's fly-by-wire system. All in vain, as we now know. THIS PIC is very, very, rare. In fact, I had never seen it before, until only a month ago! It shows AVRO ARROW RL201 sitting in one of Avro…