Royal Canadian Air Force history

History and heritage of the Royal Canadian Air Force and the RCAF Reserve, including aircraft and their crew.


Services and information

Battle of Britain

Canada’s role in one of the most significant air battles ever.

Historical aircraft

Complete list of aircraft used over the history of the Royal Canadian Air Force.

British Commonwealth Air Training Plan

Canada’s leadership in training Allied air force pilots during the War.

History of RCAF wings and squadrons

The history of the 14 RCAF wings and their squadrons.

Air Force Reserve

History of the RCAF Reserve in periods of war and peace.


Documentaries, archival films and newsreels about the Royal Canadian Air Force.

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