Essays Tagged: "Avro Arrow"

A description of the commencement and unexpected stop to the production of the canadian Avro Arrow by the US government.

The Avro ArrowAfter World War 2 in the 1950's the A.V. Roe aircraft company was restructuring and lookin ... veral planes for the Allied Forces, such as the Anson, the Lysander and the Lancaster bombers. ( However, it was now peacetime, and new aviation ideas were surfa ... low and heavy. Plans were drawn up for a new "Jet Interceptor." (Storms of Controversy : The Secret Avro Arrow Files Revealed 14.) The idea was that this plane would fly past the north pole and shoot ...

(2 pages) 23 0 3.0 Oct/2003

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Essay regarding the Avro Arrow, how it was a great Canadian Achievement, and how it never should have been cancelled

The Avro ArrowThe Avro Arrow is one of the best achievements in Canadian history Andnever should have be ... one of the best achievements in Canadian history Andnever should have been canceled.The delta wing Avro Canada CF-105 Arrow was never allowed to go on itsfirst mission. Its role was to replace the Av ... rowincorporated advanced technical innovations and became a symbol of Canadianexcellence.The CF-105 Avro Arrow was built at the A.V. Roe Canada plant located inMalton, Ontario. It was to be the replac ...

(2 pages) 44 1 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

Defining moments in Canadian history, incuding the avro arrow, Vimy Ridge and the Battle of Ortona

Defining Moments in Canadian HistoryVimy Ridge, Battle of Ortona, and Norad Defence- Avro ArrowCanada is the second largest country in the world, and was voted the top country to live i ... e is reason to believe that the Battle for Vimy Ridge, the Battle of Ortona, and the Norad Defense- Avro Arrow made Canada the respectable middle power status that is enjoyed today. Canada is a highly ... rt super sonic airplane, while the U.S.A created the NORAD defense system. The plane was called the Avro Arrow and could travel at speeds of up to mach 1.5 at 50, 000 feet above the ground, which was ...

(3 pages) 57 1 3.0 Jan/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History > Canadian History

Avro Arrow "Avro Arrow" by Brent Wilson This is an essay about the short life of one of Canada's finest achievements, the Avro Arrow.

The compelling rise and demise of the Avro Arrow is a chronicle of triumph and tragedy for Canadian aviation but still remains a benchmark ... nd a push that our aviation industry so very needed to propel it to the forefront of its field. The Avro Arrow was a Canadian built interceptor which started it's life as a political entity and ended ... a "bomber gap," wanted a plane capable of flying higher and faster then anything they had, in which Avro Canada had the answer. The Avro Arrow was born out of Canada's imperative need for the protecti ...

(5 pages) 43 0 4.8 May/2004

Subjects: History Term Papers > European History

Avro Arrow project

A Revolutionary Supersonic JetAvro Arrow jet is the most major scientific achievement of this timeYesterday, the Avro Arrow jet wh ... s unveiled to the general public for the first time in Malton, Ontario in front of 12000 people.The Avro Arrow jet is one of the most ambitious aviation ventures undertaken in Canada. "This is the rev ... g jets" said the president of the Arrow company Bob Benson.The main reason behind the making of the Avro Arrow was because Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) was looking for a better and superior replace ...

(1 pages) 11 0 5.0 Dec/2006

Subjects: History Term Papers > North American History

Cold War

Gouzenko played a major role during the Cold War, as he uncovered a Soviet Spy Ring for Canada. The Avro Arrow, even though the project was cancelled, had a great significant role during the Cold War. ... he files that would prove the existence of a large Soviet spy ring operating throughout Canada. The Avro Arrow was a revolutionary jet interceptor born in the Cold War, and was to be twin-engined with ...

(4 pages) 30 0 5.0 Feb/2008

Subjects: Social Science Essays > Political Science

Avro Arrow

Hamzah KhanWas Diefenbaker Justified in the Cancellation of the Avro Arrow?The highlights of Canada's Aviation industry were in the 1950s when the A.V Roe Company c ... lights of Canada's Aviation industry were in the 1950s when the A.V Roe Company created the stellar Avro Arrow. It was the pride of Canada's, and they loved it and cherished it. The CF-105 Arrow was a ... 1959, Prime Minister John Diefenbaker of the Progressive Conservative party cancelled the Ambitious Avro Arrow, due to "Tremendous costs." This is known Canada-wide as black Friday. The Arrow was the ...

(5 pages) 1 0 0.0 Sep/2014

Subjects: History Term Papers > World History > World War II