To honour the pilots who served with gallantry and distinction during the Great War of 1914 – 1918.
Weather permitting, we will perform demonstration flights at our home field on Sun. June 11th, Sun. July 9th and Sun. August 13th. We will fly two sorties with aircraft being “wheels up” at 1:00 pm and 3:00 pm. Come a bit early to see our crews prepare the aircraft and watch the aircraft taxi out prior to flight. Ground and aircrews are available to answer your questions.
Negotiations are ongoing between our Director of Flight Operations and various airshow organizers throughout southern Ontario.
Here is a list of tentative events. As events are confirmed, we will update their status and provide links whenever possible.
April 9, Brampton Cenotaph Vimy Commemoration at 10:30 am (Mission Completed)
April 9, Ft. York Fly-over ar 1:45 – 2:00 pm, Strutter and SE5a (Mission Completed)
April 9, Mississauga Vimy Commemoration, Strutter and SE5a (Mission Cancelled)
May 8, Tottenham, St. Thomas Aquinas Catholic Secondary School Fly-over, Dr.I and SE5a, 1:15pm – 1:45pm (Mission Completed)
May 20, Opening Day at GWFM (Mission Completed)
June 3, CFB Borden, Static Display (Mission Completed)
June 8, Fly-over at the 20th Annual Charity Golf Tournament for the Tony Stacey Centre for Veterans Care, Kedron Dells Golf Course (Oshawa, ON), 12:30 – 1:00 pm (Mission Completed)
June 10th, Trenton flypast (Mission Cancelled)
June 11th, Ingersol flypast, Strutter and Dr.I, at 1100 hours (Mission Completed)
June 18, Fort George Fly-over, Strutter and SE5a (Mission Cancelled Due to Weather)
June 19, British Aviation enthusiasts visit to GWFM (Completed)
June 21, Hanover COPA Airshow, Strutter, Dr.I and SE5a (Mission Completed)
June 28, Illuminate Barrie Kickoff Air Show (Mission Completed)
July 1, City of Cambridge Fly-over, Strutter and Dr.I (Mission Completed)
July 9, Allen Snowie Vimy Flight visit to GWFM (Visit Cancelled) August 5, Kincardine, time and aircraft TBA
August 13th, “Ground to Sky”: Living History at the Great War Flying Museum! (Mission Completed)
August 18 – 20, Selfridge AF Base (MI), Selfridge Open House, four a/c (Mission Completed)
August 19, Warriors Day Parade fly-past, Toronto, Strutter and SE5a (Mission Cancelled)
August 30, Community Charity Airshow, Brantford Airport (Mission Completed)
September 8, Oakville Golf Club Fly-over Tin Hat Ceremony, SE5a and Dr.I (Mission Completed)
September 10, Brampton-Caledon Airport Day (Completed)
September 23, Fort George, Grand Canadian Steampunk Exposition, Niagara-on-the-Lake Fly-over (Mission Completed)
October 28, Port Credit Vimy Park Fly-over (Confirmed)
November 6, Oakville Veterans luncheon Fly-over, time and aircraft TBA (Confirmed)
November 11, Brampton Cenotaph Fly-over, 1100 hours, aircraft TBA (Confirmed)