HERITAGE AIR PARK – PROJECT H-21

HERITAGE AIR PARK – PROJECT H-21

The Heritage Team has started one of its biggest winter projects.  The rotor blades of the two helicopters in the park  have been stressed by winter snow falls over the past few years.  One of the H-21  Piasecki blades actually broke, as the wood interior had rotted...
HERITAGE TEAM – PROJECT AMBULANCE

HERITAGE TEAM – PROJECT AMBULANCE

Many people may not know that Building 268 at the Heritage Air Park is home to three vintage vehicles.  One of them is the 1954 Dodge Ambulance.  As with all old vehicles, finding people with the required skills to maintain them can be challenging.  The Ambulance has...

Y2K RETURNS!

It was a sight to behold, as the Y2K Spitfire landed at 19 Wing on Tuesday.  A millennium project started by volunteers of the Comox Air Force Museum back in 2000 literally came full circle.  The vision 18 years ago was to see this WW II aircraft take flight and that...