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Plane crashes in Algonquin Park after violating protected airspace over Ottawa

A Cessna airplane crashed in Algonquin Provincial Park Tuesday evening, killing the pilot and passenger, about eight hours after violating protected airspace in Ottawa during the Remembrance Day ceremony. 343 more words

Local News

Military burial planned Monday for Second World War airmen

A military burial will be held Monday for four Canadian and British Second World War airmen. Here are the details from the Canadian Forces:

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Defence Watch

Recovering a sunken Northrop Nomad Second World War aircraft – the story and photos

Two airmen killed during the Second World War were honoured with a moment of silence Tuesday as wreckage of their crashed plane was pulled from an Ontario lake, the Canadian Press reported. 650 more words

Defence Watch

Right thing to do

A few months ago, my nephew’s wife and her sisters travelled to France to participate in a 70th anniversary celebration of the French Resistance. Their late father, a Lancaster tail-gunner, had bailed out of his burning aircraft and was rescued and hidden by the Resistance. 49 more words