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Links to websites found throughout this site are provided solely for the convenience of cadets and staff.  3 Striker Squadron is not responsible for the accuracy, currency or the reliability of the content of those websites. 3 Striker Squadron does not offer any guarantee in that regard and is not responsible for the information found through these links, nor does it endorse the sites and their content. The sections and links below are in no particular order.
Some sites require the user to register for full content. These are indentified with ***.  The webmaster recommends that cadets obtain permission from parents before registering at any web site. Tested 4 May 2012.

South Western Ontario

St Thomas Flight Centre   http://www.learntofly.on.ca/
Canadian Harvard Aircraft Association  http://www.harvards.com/
Jet Aircraft Museum  http://jetaircraftmuseum.ca

Magazines and News

Canadian Skies (Cdn) - http://skiesmag.com/
Wings Magazine (Cdn) - http://www.wingsmagazine.com/
Flying Magazine *** www.flyingmag.com
Flight Global Magazine www.flightglobal.com
Aviation Week Magazine *** www.aviationweek.com
Smithsonian Air & Space Magazine  www.airspacemag.com/
Aviation news ***  http://www.avweb.com/
Aviation news, photos  www.airliners.net
Aerospace News www.aero-news.net
Plane & Pilot Magazine http://www.planeandpilotmag.com/

Government and Associations

Transport Canada - Air  http://www.tc.gc.ca/eng/air-menu.htm
Environment Canada Weather  http://www.weatheroffice.gc.ca/
National Air Photo Library  http://airphotos.nrcan.gc.ca/
Natural Resources Canada Topographic Mapping Services  http://maps.nrcan.gc.ca/
Canadian Aviation Maintenance Council  http://www.camc.ca/splashpage.html
Experimental Aircraft Association  http://www.eaa.org/
Aircraft Owners and Pilots Assoc  http://www.aopa.org/
Canadian Aeronautic and Space Institute  http://www.casi.ca/
Live Flight Tracking, photos ***  http://flightaware.com/
Canadian Aviation  http://www.avcanada.ca/
Canadian Aviation  www.aviation.ca/
Aviation Schools  http://www.bestaviation.net/
The Ninety-Nines - an organization of women pilots  http://www.canadian99s.org/
NASA's Virtual Skies Aviation Technology  http://virtualskies.arc.nasa.gov/
Canadian Owners and Pilots Association  http://www.copanational.org/
The Soaring Association of Canada  http://www.sac.ca/
Air Force Assoc. of Canada  http://airforce.ca/

History

Canada's Aviation Hall of Fame  http://www.cahf.ca/
Silver Dart Centennial Association  http://www.flightofthesilverdart.ca/
Vintage Wings of Canada  http://www.vintagewings.ca/
Canadian Aviation Historical Society  http://www.cahs.ca/
Canadian Wings: History of RCAF  http://www.canadianwings.com/
British Commonwealth Air Training Plan http://www.yellowwings.ca/

Flight Simulators

Air Combat Zone, Mississauga  http://www.aircombatzone.com/2007site/enthome.html
Flightmaster Entertainment Company, Toronto  http://www.flightmaster.ca/index.html
Canadian Aviation & Space Museum’s Redbird, Ottawa   http://casmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/whats-on/ride-the-redbird.php
Air Zoo, Kalamazoo Mich.  http://www.airzoo.org/page.php?menu_id=11
Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Washington DC  http://airandspace.si.edu/visit/mall/things-to-do/simulators.cfm
Flight Simulator Enthusiasts  http://flyawaysimulation.com/

Other

Chicken Wings Aviation Comics  http://www.chickenwingscomics.com/
Aircraft photos and specs  http://www.globalaircraft.org/
Jet Photos ***  http://www.jetphotos.net
Career Guide - Careers in Aviation and Aerospace booklet  http://www.camc.ca/yip/amopschools_career_guide.php
Royal Canadian Air Cadets on World News http://wn.com/Royal_Canadian_Air_Cadets
Pictures of worlds largest aircraft, the AN-225 Mriya  http://2vandenbos.org/Documents/AN225%20MRIYA.pps

RESOURCES FOR CAREER IN AVIATION MAINTENANCE
For cadets wishing to engage in opportunities of aircraft maintenance as a career path. http://youthspace.avaerocouncil.ca/careers/career-opportunities

Facebook

Central Region (Ontario) Cadets  http://www.facebook.com/CentralRegionCadets
Cadet Marksmanship  https://www.facebook.com/CM.TdC
Trenton CTC  https://www.facebook.com/CstcTrenton?fref=ts
Blackdown CTC    https://www.facebook.com/CSTCBlackdown?fref=ts
Connaught CTC  https://www.facebook.com/CNACSTC.CNIECAC?fref=ts
Central Region Gliding School CTC  https://www.facebook.com/CstcCentralRegionGlidingSchoolcrgs
Canadore CTC  https://www.facebook.com/pages/CSTC-Canadore/364018510330611
Historic Flight Foundation  https://www.facebook.com/HistoricFlight
Canadian Harvard Aircraft Association  https://www.facebook.com/groups/2341563874/

Interesting Videos

Experimental Aircraft Association Videos   http://www.eaavideo.org/default.aspx
Night Ballet: Highlights from 2012 Oshkosh AirVenture Night Airshow (2m23s)

Oshkosh : The Spirit of Aviation  (17m32s)
Oshkosh is known as The World's Greatest Aviation Celebration.  EAA AirVenture is held at the Wittman Regional Airport in Oshkosh, Wisconsin where 10,000 aircraft fly in and 500,000 aviation enthusiasts visit for one week each summer.

See a jet engine in action with this video courtesy of Rolls Royce

Smithsonian Air & Space Magazine Videos  http://www.airspacemag.com/video/
Live Air Show TV Video  http://liveairshowtv.com/

CBC Doc Zone: Canada, Above and Beyond - First Flight (45m6s, CBC player, commercials)
Profiles the Canadian aviation industry and explores how it transformed the country and linked its citizens like never before

Aviation Museums

Newfoundland and Labrador
North Atlantic Aviation Museum, Gander   http://www.northatlanticaviationmuseum.com/
Labrador Military Museum, Happy Valley/CAF Base Goose Bay  http://www.rcaf-arc.forces.gc.ca/5w-5e/page-eng.asp?id=156

Nova Scotia
Atlantic Canada Aviation Museum, Halifax  http://www.atlanticcanadaaviationmuseum.com/
Greenwood Military Aviation Museum, Greenwood  http://gmam.ca
Shearwater Aviation Museum, Shearwater  www.shearwateraviationmuseum.ns.ca

New Brunswick
Central New Brunswick Woodmen's Museum, Boiestown  www.woodmensmuseum.com 
Canadian Forces Base Gagetown Military Museum, Oromocto   http://www.museumgagetown.ca/index.htm  

Quebec 
Vintage Wings of Canada/Ailes d'époque du Canada, Gatineau  www.vintagewings.ca 
Canadian Aviation Heritage Center, Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue  www.cahc-ccpa.com

Ontario
The Great War Flying Museum, Caledon  www.greatwarflyingmuseum.com
No.6 Royal Canadian Air Force Dunnville Association Museum, Dunville  www.dunnvilleairport.com/museum.php 
Jet Aircraft Museum, London  http://jetaircraftmuseum.ca
Collingwood Classic Aircraft Foundation, Stayner   www.classicaircraft.ca
Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum, Mount Hope  www.warplane.com
Canadian Aviation and Space Museum, Ottawa  http://casmuseum.techno-science.ca/en/index.php
Billy Bishop Home and Museum, Owen Sound  www.billybishop.org
Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre, Sault Ste. Marie  www.bushplane.com
Canadian Air & Space Museum, Toronto  www.casmuseum.org
National Air Force Museum of Canada, Trenton  www.airforcemuseum.ca  
Canadian Historical Aircraft Association, Windsor  http://www.ch2a.ca/MainWelcome.html

Manitoba
Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum, Brandon   www.airmuseum.ca
Western Canada Aviation Museum, Winnipeg  www.wcam.mb.ca

Alberta
Aero Space Museum, Calgary  www.asmac.ab.ca
Alberta Aviation Museum, Edmonton  www.albertaaviationmuseum.com
Bomber Command Museum of Canada, Nanton  www.bombercommandmuseum.ca

British Columbia
Comox Air Force Museum, Comox  www.comoxairforcemuseum.ca
Canadian Museum of Flight, Langley  www.canadianflight.org
British Columbia Aviation Museum, Sidney  www.bcam.net
  
Yukon
Yukon Transportation Museum, Whitehorse  http://goytm.ca/ 

USA
Smithsonian National Air and Space Museum, Washington DC  www.nasm.si.edu/
Air Zoo, Kalamazoo, Michigan  http://www.airzoo.org/
Selfridge Military Air Museum, Mount Clemens, Michigan  http://www.selfridgeairmuseum.org/
Henry Ford Museum, Dearborn, Michigan  http://www.thehenryford.org/exhibits/heroes/home.asp
National Soaring Museum, Elmira, NY  www.soaringmuseum.org
Intrepid Sea, Air & Space Museum, New York, NY  www.intrepidmuseum.org/
Military Aviation Preservation Society Air Museum, Akron, Ohio  http://mapsairmuseum.org/
Tri-State Warbird Museum, Batavia, Ohio   www.tri-statewarbirdmuseum.org 
NASA Glenn Research Center, Cleveland, Ohio  http://www.nasa.gov/centers/glenn/events/tours.html
National Museum of the United States Air Force, Dayton, Ohio  www.nationalmuseum.af.mil
Wright B Museum, Miamisburg, Ohio  http://www.wright-b-flyer.org/
WACO Museum, Troy, Ohio  www.wacoairmuseum.org
Virtual Aircraft Museum  http://www.aviastar.org/index2.html