The Silver Spitfire is confirmed! The Silver Spitfire, a British treasure, will be at the same show as the Red Arrows on August 13th. An emblem of freedom around the world, the Spitfire embodies the pinnacle of aerospace engineering and design. “The Spitfire represented a very important aircraft in the history of the RAF […]

The world-famous British aerobatic team, the Royal Air Force’s Red Arrows, are preparing for their biggest overseas deployment for a generation. From August to October this year, the Red Arrows will be embarking on ‘Western Hawk 19’, a programme of shows and events across 18 major cities in the US and Canada, and starting in […]

What makes Aero Gatineau-Ottawa special is the ability to see a hundred aircraft on the ground up close – a rare opportunity in North America! Once the pilots finish their show and the plane is pulled on to the ramp among the crowd, you can sometime chat with the pilot, take pictures and even, if you are lucky, […]

For the first time in the region, Manfred Radius, a world-renowned glider pilot, will perform at nightfall on Friday, September 6th. Manfred Radius is a top professional air show performer who ushered in a new era in sailplane demonstrations. He has the distinction of having introduced world championship-level sailplane performances to air shows throughout North […]

Martin Hivon, a former Canadian Forces military pilot, is one of only three Quebec aerobatic performers. He started as a pilot on the Tutor (same aircraft as the Snowbirds), and was a test pilot on the F-18 for 12 years. He served for 3 years as an exchange pilot with the U.S. Navy, taught on […]

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