|Canadian Pacific Airlines inaugural flight Vancouver - San Francisco was January 30, 1967.|
Fairchild Air Transport, Quebec 1926.
Elliot Air Service, 1928 was persuaded to enter into a partnership with Fairchild Airplane Manufacturing to serve Rouyn mining area vacated by Northern Air Service.
The merger did not survive. In 1927 the company was renamed Fairchild Aviation, Quebec.
Ontario Central Airlines by Ed Zaruk
For over two decades OCA serviced miners, commercial fishermen, Native communities and fly-in fishing lodges in Northwestern Ontario. The late and highly regarded Don Watson, President of the once famed Pacific Western Airlines cut his teeth with OCA as did many pilots now retired from the majors who will be forgiven an eager desire to read of these good old days in Canadian Aviation when planes were made of wood and men of steel. Priced at CDN $51.00 includes shipping in Canada.
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