Tag Archives: helicopters

The birds of SAR

Above, the smaller of the two helicopters is a Bell Iroquois, CH-118. The larger tandem rotor helicopter is a Boeing-Vertol Model 107-II-28, CH-113A Labrador. Above, as the camera saw it, and below, as I saw it…   Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2013

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Rescue me…

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A bit of magic

Some situations can be very challenging in terms of photography – the two images here illustrate how difficult it can be to take a great picture from the inside of a helicopter. Below, the sky and clouds are properly exposed, … Continue reading

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Helicopters – a collection of loose parts flying in close proximity…

The helicopters at the National Air Force Museum of Canada Bell Kiowa, CH-136 Bell Iroquois, CH-118 Boeing-Vertol Model 107-II-28, CH-113A Labrador Bell Twin Huey, CH-135 Images by Katherine © 2013 CKB Copyright secured by Digiprove © 2013

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One of my fun things

Among my fun things we have this little helicopter that I fly while traipsing around the house when I am not outside traipsing around big helicopters, jets and air planes of all sorts and sizes. This one is a bit … Continue reading

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Mighty Argus

The Canadair CP-107 As early as 1952 the RCAF issued requirements for a new long-range patrol Aircraft to replace the wartime Lancaster. By 1958, less than three years from contract start, the first Argus was airborne and on 1 May … Continue reading

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Outside again

I had previously written about T-33 jets, one that crashed on take off and another that was being restored at the National Air Force Museum Of Canada. Here’s the restored jet that is once again outside. The T-Bird began service … Continue reading

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The Harvard trainer

This one is being reassembled and restored – If I get a chance I’ll take a large image set of this beautiful airplane so those who enjoy beautiful airplanes can enjoy it…

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The Glass Wall

A look out onto the air field and in toward the Handley Page Halifax at the Air Force Museum of Canada. The image below is linked to a 360° Virtual Reality image – it’s also a ‘flat’ representation of the … Continue reading

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Under the wing

A look around the Air Force Museum of Canada – from under the wing of a Cessna 152 The image below is linked to a 360° Virtual Reality image – it’s also a ‘flat’ representation of the full circular image … Continue reading

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