Military History Books
by Harold A. Skaarup   www.SilverHawkAuthor.com   
 
Canadian Warplanes 2: The Biplane Era, Aerial Experimental Association (AEA) Silver Dart, June Bug and Baddeck

Canadian Military Aircraft of the Biplane Era, Aerial Experimental Association (AEA)

Silver Dart, June Bug and Baddeck

Data Current to 1 Jan 2019.

 

Aerial Experimental Association (AEA) Silver Dart first flight.  (Library & Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3194128)

AEA Silver Dart being towed by hand.   (Library & Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3194129)

 

Close up view of the Silver Dart engine.  (RCAF Photo courtesy of the Canadian Aviation Preservation Association)

AEA Silver Dart propeller & engine detail, ca 1909.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 3650309)

AEA June Bug, John A.D. McCurdy.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN 3650305)

Canadian Aerodrome Baddeck No. 1 with Frederick W. "Casey" Baldwin and John McCurdy, preparing for military trials at Camp Petawawa.  Its first flight was made on 11 Aug 1909.  (Library and Archives Canada Photo, MIKAN No. 4732064)