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Canada's CF 18s - Canadians in Combat in the Gulf War

Type: Film and Video

Canadian forces are in combat for the first time in decades. Four Canadian fighter jets flew into Iraqi airspace, escorting allied attack planes in Operation Desert Storm.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation

Battle of Britain - Second World War- Military Might

Type: Document

Synopsis of television episode on the role of Canadian pilots in the Battle of Britain, the first decisive clash of the Second World War and the first battle in history to be fought exclusively in the air. Includes personal accounts of pilots' experiences. This episode is part of the "Canada: A People's History" series. Includes links to educational resources, bibliography, games, puzzles, and video clips.

Site: Canadian Broadcasting Corporation