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Bomber Command Museum of Canada
2017 Engine Runs and Special Events




Date Event Information Lancaster
Merlin Engine
Run Times

Saturday, April 22

  2017 Season Kick-off Event
  Lancaster First Op. -75th Anniversary
-
11:00 am
2:00 pm

Saturday, May 13

  Expansion Fund Raising Gala
-
10:00 pm

Saturday, June 10

  Western Canadian Regional Model Contest
-
11:00 am
2:00 pm

Saturday, July 1

  Canada Day Engine Runs
-
TBA

Saturday, July 22

  Bikes & Bombers
-
11:00 am
2:00 pm

Monday, August 7

  Nanton Parade Day
-
2:00 pm

Friday, August 18

Saturday, August 19

  6 (RCAF) Bomber Group - 75th Commemmoration
Poster
10:00 pm (Fri)

11:00 am (Sat)
2:00 pm (Sat)

Friday, September 15

  September Event (TBA) Night Run
-
9:00 pm

Saturday, September 16

  September Event (TBA)
-
11:00 am
2:00 pm

Lancaster Merlin Engine Run-ups are immediately followed by Run-ups of our Bristol Hercules 14 Cylinder Radial engine,
the type that powered some Lancasters, most Halifaxes and Wellingtons, and all Stirling Bombers.


* Engine run-ups are subject to the aircraft being serviceable and other factors *
Engine run times are subject to change.
Please confirm by visiting the website immediately prior to the date.




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Making The Merlins Run







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