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User currently offlineDuke From Canada, joined Sep 1999, 1155 posts, RR: 2
Posted (11 years 10 months 3 weeks 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 930 times:

Since 1996, I have seen all kinds of aircraft from the Toronto Island
Airshow fly over the city during the Labor Day weekend, but this year,
I haven't seen a single one. Have they decided to prohibit flying all
over the city because of security reasons? I heard that air shows are
being cancelled because insurance went up after September 11.

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User currently offlineYyz717 From Canada, joined Sep 2001, 16245 posts, RR: 56
Reply 1, posted (11 years 10 months 3 weeks 4 days 11 hours ago) and read 924 times:

Not true.

Numerous aircraft in the airshow flew over the city before, during & after their aerial routines. It was just a lighter airshow this year, or at least seemed to be.




Panam, TWA, Ansett, Eastern.......AC next? Might be good for Canada.
User currently offlineCaptaingomes From Canada, joined Feb 2001, 6413 posts, RR: 56
Reply 2, posted (11 years 10 months 3 weeks 4 days 8 hours ago) and read 904 times:

The CNE airshow has been getting lighter and lighter every year. It was refreshing to see the Red Arrows, but otherwise, nothing new and lots of old favourites not there anymore. I stayed at Pearson watching them take off and land, and that was better, in my opinion.


"it's kind of like an Airbus, it's an engineering marvel, but there's no sense of passion" -- J. Clarkson re: Coxster
User currently offlineAWspicious From , joined Dec 1969, posts, RR:
Reply 3, posted (11 years 10 months 3 weeks 4 days 1 hour ago) and read 879 times:

Captain, you missed the 16s taking off. Bout a hundred feet off the runway, then vertical past the threshold. AWsome!

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