"BLACK FRIDAY" February 20th, 1959 at 11:00am, via John Diefenbaker's orders,  The AVRO ARROW program was cancelled.  All planes, plans, records, equipment, etc., were  ordered to be destroyed immediately.  14, 525 employees lost their jobs that day and an incredible Canadian achievement was lost.

Avro Canada Arrow image gallery of pictures and photos.

RCAF Canadair CL-13B Saber

Canadair Sabre jets of the Aerobatic team Sky Lancers in formation, 1956

The "Goldilocks" were a unique Royal Canadian Air Force aerobatic display team.The team was formed in 1962 at the training base in Moose Jaw and were designed as a parody of the famous "Golden Hawks" team.This new aerobatic team was called the "Goldilocks" and flew Harvard piston trainer aircraft.In ...

The Goldilocks were a unique Royal Canadian Air Force aerobatic display team

This airplane paper model is an Avro Canada C102 Jetliner, a Canadian prototype medium-range turbojet-powered jet airliner built by Avro Canada, the paperc

This airplane paper model is an Avro Canada Jetliner, a Canadian prototype medium-range turbojet-powered jet airliner built by Avro Canada, the paperc

Avro Arrow, Military Aircraft, Aviation, Arrows, Canadian History, Planes, Shots, Opportunity, Weird

1920178_1415628105352171_1894669744_n.jpg (527×689)

1920178_1415628105352171_1894669744_n.jpg (527×689)

On Friday, Feb 1959 (Black Friday) the prime minister of Canada announced in the House of Commons termination of the Arrow and Iroquois Programs.

1946 Dodge WC Pickup

1946 Dodge WC Pickup

1950 Avro Jetliner original vintage advertisement. The Avro Jetliner represents America's first Jet Transport. More passengers... fewer aircraft... happier passengers... and relaxed crews. A.V. Roe Canada Limited, Malton, Ontario.

The Avro Jetliner represents America's first Jet Transport. fewer aircraft.

destruction_s.jpg - Avro Arrow - CKA

jpg pics, Avro Arrow pictures, destruction_s.

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