2007 Warbirds: Rockcliffe Classic Air Rallye

CYRO - N45 27 37 W75 38 46

Click here for the 2006 event pictures.


Michael Potter's P-51D belching flames on start-up (Vintage Wings of Canada).

This event was held at the Canada Aviation Museum at the Rockcliffe Airport, near Ottawa, Ontario.  It featured Classic aircraft and cars.  And, warbirds of course !

Here are my pictures:


2007 Edition:
 

Bell Helicopter:
  CH-146 Griffon
    On the taxiway

Boeing Airplane Co.:
  A-75 Stearman, 1941  (CF-UWM)

Canadian Car & Foundry:
  Havard Mk. IV, 1952  (CF-ROA)
    Before its flight
    In flight
    In flight
    Taxiing

deHavilland Aircraft:
  CC-115  Buffalo
    Taxiing
    High-speed pass
    Flaring on landing
    In flight
  DH 82-C Tiger Moth, 1946  (CF-DHQ)
    3/4 rear view

Focke-Wulf G.M.B.H.:
  FWP-149D, 1960  (C-FWOL)

Nanchang
  CJ-6A, 1965  (C-GYAC)
    In flight

North American Aviation:
 
P-51D-25 Mustang Mk.IV, 1945  (CF-VPM)
   
Taxiing
   
Taking-off
   
In flight

Ryan Aeronautical:
  Navion, 1948  (C-GWIY)
    In flight

Slepcev Aircraft:
  Stork (3/4 scale replica of a Fielser Fi-150 C-3 Storch)
    Rear view

Vickers Supermarine:
  Spitfire Mk.XVI, 1945 "SL-721" (C-GVZB)
    With a vintage Jaguar
    Taxiing out
    In flight
    In flight
    In flight
    Landing roll


2006 Edition:
 
 

Canadian Car & Foundry:
  Harvard Mk.IV, 1952  (C-GBQB)

deHavilland Aircraft:
  DH 82-C Tiger Moth, 1946  (CF-DHQ)
  DHC-1B-2-S5 Chipmunk, 1956  (CF-URN)

  DHC-1B-2-S5 Chipmunk, 1956  (CF-RRI)
  DHC-3 Otter - CC-123, 1960  (9408)

Focke-Wulf G.M.B.H.:
  FWP-149D, 1960  (C-FWOL)

North American Aviation:
  P-51D-25 Mustang Mk.IV, 1945  (CF-VPM)
    Fly-by with the Spit
    Breaking away on arrival with the Spit
    Touching down, on landing
    Parked in front of the NAM hangar doors
    3/4 front view
  Harvard Mk.IV (with Northstar in the background)

Pilatus Flugzeugwerkeag Stans:
  P3-05, 1958  (CF-GBQ)

Vickers Supermarine:
  Spitfire Mk.XVI, 1945 "SL-721" (C-GVZB) - Notice NCJ in the background !
    3/4 front view with my pilot friend Oivier in the foreground, suited-up.
    Fly-By
    Touching down, on landing
    Taxiing to the ramp
    Walked to its parking spot (note Olie at the right)