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(added, Feb, 2002, Owen Sound, Ontario)

BILLY BISHOP HERITAGE DAY

 

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Aviation & Military Heritage Festival

celebrates and epitomizes the pioneering desire of Canadians to relentlessly push the envelope and take to the skies.

Honour the 85th anniversary of the air battle that earned Billy Bishop a Victoria Cross.

More information to follow - here are some of the details ....

When

 

June 2, 2002
9:00 am - 5:00 pm

Where

Billy Bishop Regional Airport,
Owen Sound Ontario Canada

   

An Action Packed Experience

See rare vintage aircraft

Thrill to unique military
re-enactments & demonstrations

Hear great military bands

Fly in a WWII aircraft

Chat with the pilots

Watch model airplane antics

Witness the making of a film

Historical displays

Speakers ~ Exhibits

Kid's Runway

Aircraft Displays

Fairey Swordfish,

Tiger Moths, Griffon Helicopter,

Jackaroo,

replica Fokker Tri-plane,

Spitfire Flying Replica,

Harvard, Hercules, Labrador,

cornell, CF-18, Lockheed 10A

 

 

(Armed Forces participation subject to operational requirements.)

See our full list of Presenters

Dynamite Entertainment

  • WWII Re-enactment - Bren Gun Carrier, Sherman Tank, etc. - Museum of Applied Military History
  • 150 man pyrotechnic mock attack - Royal Canadian Army
  • Naval Gun Run from Halifax - Royal Canadian Navy
  • Dynamic Display - CF Training Centre Meaford
  • hercules, labrador, cf18 flypast - Royal Canadian Air force
  • Skyhawks Parachute Team - Trenton A.F.B.
  • United States Air Force - Aircraft fly past & static display from Wright Patterson Air Force Base

Ticket Information:

Advance Gate
Adults: $4 $6
Youth : (5-15) $2 $3
Children under 5: free

Bring your proof of purchase to the Museum and receive $1.00 off the regular admission price.

 

 


To order tickets contact:

Billy Bishop Heritage Museum
948 3rd Avenue West,
Owen Sound, ON N4K 4P6
Tel: (519) 371-0031
Fax (519) 371-5310
Email: info@billybishop.org

Billy Bishop Heritage Day is generously funded in part by The City of Owen Sound, The County of Grey, The Eatons Foundation, and Human Resources Development Canada.

WEBSITE: www.billybishop.org

 

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