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A history of aviation in Newfoundland and Labrador, including:


- the Second World War history of the Torbay Airport, from construction, through the war era, to commercial aviation.


- the 14 February 1945 crash of a B-24 near Gander carrying top secret equipment. - The American Overseas Airlines 03 October 1946 crash near Stephenville on what is now Crash Hill.


- the mysterious disappearance of The Dawn in 1927 en route to Harbour Grace, carrying Frances Grayson who hoped to be the first woman to fly the Atlantic.


- The search by Sidney Cotton into the disappearance of the Oiseau Blanc.


- and more!


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