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Memorial mural unveiled at The Hangar Flight Museum

Local artist Bany Declair's donated mural was unveiled on November 1. The image of the pilot was based on Typhoon fighter pilot Jack Hilton, and his family was present for this viewing.

Calgary's Hangar Flight Museum reopens after lengthy shutdown

Global News reports live from The Hangar on our first open day of 2021! 

Veteran pilot memorialized in new painting

Local artist Bany Declair painted a colourful painting of Jack Hilton which will be on display soon at The Hangar. 

Calgary's Hangar Flight Museum hopes to raise the roof with new campaign

CTV Calgary, March 19, 2021

Exhibits bring military history to life

Calgary Sun, November 10, 2020

The Calgary Sun reported on the 75th anniversary of the Second World War and exhibits in Calgary that bring history to life.

Hangar Flight Museum shuffles aircraft, seeks donations ahead of humidity unit installation

CTV Calgary, September 23, 2020

The new humidity system arrived at The Hangar Flight Museum. Fundraising began for the installation and truss repairs.

Hangar Museum hopes for good weather while it waits for roof repairs

CBC Calgary, February 23, 2021

An update on the condition of the Tent Hangar and the upcoming repairs which will begin shortly in March.

Strong winds damage roof at Calgary museum

Global Calgary, January 13, 2021

The wind gusts of 90km/h on January 13th worsened the tear in the roof of the Tent Hangar. 

Calgary Eyeopener: Hidden Treasures

Calgary Eyeopener, March 22, 2021

Calgary Eyeopener learned about one of the 'hidden treasures' at The Hangar.

Museum to recreate war pilot's unbelievable landing on 1919 Stampede carousel

Calgary Herald, December 7, 2020

Calgary Herald also reported on the intentions for the new Curtiss Jenny exhibit to be created in 2021.

New home for historic aircraft

CTV Calgary, December 7, 2020

Global News - Calgary aviation museum receives ‘early Christmas present’

Global News Calgary, December 4, 2020,

Global News reported on Fred McCall's Curtiss Jenny returning to The Hangar Flight Museum after being on display for years at Glenbow. 

CTV live on site at The Hangar on Remembrance Day

CTV Calgary November 11, 2020

CTV posted extended coverage of their broadcast of our Remembrance Day service.

Young Calgarian's speech thanks veterans 'on behalf of the children of Canada'

CBC, November 10, 2020

CBC recorded Gracie Desjardin's speech on behalf of the children of Canada, which was also a part of the Remembrance Day service at The Hangar.

Pandemic forces Remembrance Day services to minimize or move online

CBC, November 2, 2020

Changes to the Remembrance Day ceremony plans for 2020 across Calgary were reported.