the Avro Arrow

A tribute video to the men and women of Avro and Orenda and what Canada could have achieved

A crowd surrounds the Avro CF-105 Arrow in a photo taken before the Canadian government abruptly ended the project and ordered the built planes destroyed.

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.

Avro Arrow, Military Jets, Cold War, Aviation, Aircraft, Arrows, Engine, Planes, Canada

Avro Arrow, Cutaway, Canadian History, Jets, Engine, Aircraft, Planes, Military Aircraft, Airplanes

Avro Arrow, Canadian History, Cutaway, Scale Model, Airplane, Aviation, Planes, Military, Canada

Avro Arrow, Canadian History, Opportunity, Aircraft, Arrows, Jets, Airplanes, Aviation, Canada

Avro Arrow, Engine, Planes, Airplanes, Motor Engine, Aircraft, Airplane

Avro Arrow, Cutaway, Airplane, Aircraft, Canada, Plane, Airplanes, Planes

Avro Arrow, Canadian History, Airplane, Engine, Planes, Canada, Military Aircraft, Plane, Airplanes

Avro CF-105 RL-201 was one of 5 Arrows flown in 1958/9 and first of fleet to get airborne on March 25 1958, when Avro test pilot Ian Zuirakowski flew it for 35 minutes.201 first Arrow damaged June 11 1958 after a 1 1/2 flight, when port landing gear failed to extend properly, causing aircraft to veer off runway and suffer extensive damage. Flew again on Oct 5 1958 after repairs and modifications.

Avro's superlative was one of aviation history's greatest "might have beens.

Royal Canadian Air Force Avro CF-105 Arrow

Royal Canadian Air Force Avro CF-105 Arrow

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