CF-100 Canuck - Winnipeg MB
Posted by: Groundspeak Premium Member PeterNoG
N 49° 53.411 W 097° 14.169
14U E 626694 N 5527912
This Canuck is in the Air Force Heritage Park on Air Force Way in Winnipeg MB.
Waymark Code: WMCMCE
Location: Manitoba, Canada
Date Posted: 09/20/2011
Published By:Groundspeak Premium Member DougK
Views: 10

The nearby plaque just says this is a "CF-100 Canuck" but it also lists the roles as "All weather interceptor and electronic warfare". That would make this is a CF-100 MK 5D Canuck which is a MK 5 converted into ECM (Electronic Countermeasures)/EW (Electronic Warfare) aircraft. The MK 5 was a two-seat all-weather long-range interceptor fighter aircraft, powered by two Orenda 11 or Orenda 14 turbojet engines. There were 332 Mk 5's built and a 'small number' were converted to MK 5D's.
Type of Aircraft: (make/model): CF-100 Canuck MK 5D

Tail Number: (S/N): 100784

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

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