Lancaster: Above and Beyond - Feb 3, 2023

Lancaster: Above and Beyond - Feb 3, 2023

Regular price $70.00

2023 marks a number of important anniversaries for the Avro Lancaster - including the 80th anniversary of the Dambusters raid in May, and the flight of the first Lancaster built in Canada at the Victory Aircraft Ltd. plant in Malton.

Join us Friday, February 3, 2023 at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum for a very special screening of Lancaster: Above and Beyond. Produced by creators of Spitfire - The Plane that Saved the World to the big screen, Lancaster tells the tale of the legendary Avro Lancaster and those who flew it during the Second World War. Stunning new and historic aerial footage of the aircraft, along with captivating interviews with veterans makes this an incredibly informative documentary, sure to keep you riveted to your seats.

Movie Trailer Available Here

Doors open at 6 pm and the evening starts with a catered reception with food and drink (alcoholic/non-alcoholic), where we will get into the mood of the era with music performed by the Central Bank Ensemble and the Military Wives Choir.

Following the screening of the film, there will be a presentation and panel discussion and Q&A with the author of Dambusters, Canadian Airmen and the Secret Raid Against Nazi Germany, Ted Barris and other special guests including WWII Lancaster crew veteran Ron Moyes.

Your admission also includes tours of CASM's Avro Lancaster led by retired Warrant Officer Ronald Moyes, former Tail Gunner who has flown 40 missions in the Lancaster.

2024 is the 100th anniversary of founding of the Royal Canadian Air Force. This event is one of many fundraisers that we will be hosting over the coming months to help support the Vintage Wings of Canada Foundation and our activities for this historic year.

Admission fee:
Non-Members - $90 (Including $45 Tax Receipt)
Vintage Wings Members - $70 (Including $35 Tax Receipt)
Royal Canadian Legion Members and Veterans - $70 (Including $35 Tax Receipt)
Ingenium Members - $70 (Including $35 Tax Receipt)

Date and Times:
February 3, 2023
Reception: 6:00 PM
Opening Presentation: 7:00 PM
Showtime: 7:10 PM
Discussion Panel: 9:00 PM

Location:
Canada Aviation and Space Museum
11 Aviation Parkway,
Ottawa, Ontario

*Présentation en anglais seulement. Désolé des inconvénients.


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