Avro Canada CF-105 Arrow

A plane that exceeded all expectations. The program was mysteriously cancelled by the Canadian government and all aircraft were destroyed.

Arrow rendering - Canada's CF-105 Avro Arrow

Canada's Avro Arrow_What should've been_If Gov were not cowards

Rare photo of Avro Arrow

Rare photo of Avro Arrow

Rare photo of Avro Arrow, prototype Canadian war jet from the

Avro Arrow: A 1950's Canadian supersonic all-weather interceptor that was way ahead of its time.. Its design and look were a radical departure from what existed at the time.. First to be designed by digital computers and had major parts CNC milled.. First fly-by-wire with force-feedback.. First high-wing design (copied on the F-15, F-22, Su-27, MiG-29, MiG 25 etc.).. First by-pass engine design.. and much more.. See the complete list after the jump..

Avro Arrow: A Canadian supersonic all-weather interceptor that was way ahead of its time.

Avro CF-105 Arrow (1959) Look at how big it was in comparison with the people! This aircraft was so advanced there was a lot of politics from America and here in Canada. The project was scrapped. Many of the engineers found jobs with NASA and Northrop and others. Alas! what might have been.

Avro Arrow: Lost models draw Arrowheads to search lake relentlessly

A crowd surrounds the Avro Arrow in a photo taken before the Canadian government abruptly ended the project and ordered the built planes destroyed.

1957 Canadian Avro Canada CF-105 Arrow. Our Prime Minister Defenbacker agreed to quash this (some kind of deal with the U.S.) then all of the Canadians brains went to N.A.S.A. hmmmm

The Avro Arrow shown in flight in 1958 was designed to defend Canada against bomber attacks from the Soviet Union.

Avro Arrow fighter jet

RCAF Avro Arrow fighter jet- What should've been. An probably still better than the proposed junk

Avro Arrow. It's out there...somewhere...

The Avro Arrow, the plane considered to be the most advanced technical and aerodynamic achievement in Canadian aviation industry.

CF-105 Avro Arrow.

Avro Arrow Sept 2012 - The Harper Conservatives quietly dismissed a…

Avro Canada CF-105 Arrow. A delta-winged interceptor aircraft that was the pride of Avro and Canada. Introduced on 4 October 1957. It may have been capable of Mach 3. Mysteriously cancelled 20 February 1959 under much controversy and put Avro out of business.

A delta-winged interceptor aircraft that was the pride of Avro and Canada. Introduced on 4 October It may have been capable of Mach Mysteriously cancelled 20 February 1959 under much controversy and put Avro out of business.

Avro Canada CF-105 Arrow

Avro Canada Arrow This appears to be the (non flying) Arrow replica built be volunteers at the Canadian Air & Space Museum that was at the Downsview airbase.

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