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CT-133 Silver Star - Winnipeg MB
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member Peter and Gloria
N 49° 53.402 W 097° 14.191
14U E 626668 N 5527895
Quick Description: This Silver Star is in the Air Force Heritage Park on Air Force Way in Winnipeg MB.
Location: Manitoba, Canada
Date Posted: 8/31/2011 8:27:27 PM
Waymark Code: WMCFAH
Published By: Groundspeak Premium Member Ddraig Ddu
Views: 10

Long Description:
The Canadair CT-133 Silver Star, the Canadian version of the Lockheed T-33 Shooting Star jet trainer aircraft, was in service from Jan 1953 to 2005.
This plane was built in 1970 and was dedicated here on 17 Sept 1993.

It's a very common plane to be on display in Manitoba:
2 miles southwest - Golden Centennaires T-33 - Winnipeg MB
(visit link)
52 miles norh - Canadair CT-133 - Gimli MB
(visit link)
120 miles west - Canadair CT-133 Silver Star - Brandon MB (visit link)
Type of Aircraft: (make/model): Canadair CT-133 Silver Star

Tail Number: (S/N): 133186

Construction:: original aircraft

Location (park, airport, museum, etc.): Air Force Heritage Park

inside / outside: outside

Other Information::
There is no fee to view the aircraft at the Heritage Park. They include: • CT-134A Musketeer II • CP-121 Tracker • CH-136 Kiowa Helicopter • CF-104 Starfighter • CF-101B Voodoo • Harvard MK-4 • CF-100 Canuck • F-86 Sabre MK VI • CT-133 Silver Star • Canadair CX-144A Challenger


Access restrictions:
nil.


Visit Instructions:
Photo of aircraft (required - will be interesting to see if the aircraft is ever repainted or progress if being restored)
Photo of serial number (required unless there is not one or it is a replica)
Photo(s) of any artwork on the aircraft (optional but interesting)

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