voodoo
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Air Canada DC-9 To Rockliffe/NAM?

Tue Jun 25, 2002 11:06 pm

Has the donated Air Canada DC-9 been:
-painted in delivery colours and/or
-flown to Rockliffe yet?
` Yeaah! Baade 152! Trabi of the Sky! '
 
yow
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RE: Air Canada DC-9 To Rockliffe/NAM?

Wed Jun 26, 2002 12:52 am

From what I hear/read it is suppose to be delivered sometime in July, but nothing is etched in stone at this point. I'm sure that an official announcement will be made a few days before the actual event.
 
yow
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RE: Air Canada DC-9 To Rockliffe/NAM?

Wed Jun 26, 2002 11:35 am

Someone from the Montreal Aiports Forum e-mail the museum and this is the factual info:
"Thank you for your continued interest. We have recently confirmed with Air Canada that the aircraft will not arrive at the Canada Aviation Museum before September. As more details become available, I will keep you informed.
Regards,
Christina Lucas
Chief, Communications and Marketing
Canada Aviation Museum
PO Box 9724, Station T
Ottawa, ON K1G 5A3
tel: 613 993-4243
fax: 613 990-3655
clucas@nmstc.ca"


Oh well not until September, but no big deal as it would just sit rotting away outside until the new hangar gets built.

Regards,

Andrew

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