CF-105 Avro Arrow Sept 9,2012- The Harper Conservatives quietly dismissed a Canadian company's plan for an alternative to the plagued F-35 program. The alternative aircraft can fly 20,000 feet higher than the F-35, soar twice as fast and will cost less. The jet in question is the storied CF-105 Avro Arrow - the project designed, produced & tested more than half a century ago, before the government suddenly cancelled the program & ordered all data destroyed, sparking an enduring political…

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

Avro Arrow in flight, 1957

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

Avro Arrow (RL-201)

Avro Arrow (RL-201)

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AVRO ARROW 15 by PlunkettGW

The Avro Arrow was a superb fighter jet built in Canada by Canadians. It is said that it was the most advanced fighter jet of it's time and was one.

The Avro Arrow

The Avro Arrow

Avro Canada CF-105 Arrow, a delta-winged interceptor aircraft 1958

Avro Canada Arrow, a delta-winged interceptor aircraft 1958

Canada's CF-105 Avro Arrow

Avro Canada a type before its time, like the BAC and the Lockheed

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

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avro arrow

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