North Atlantic Aviation Museum, Gander

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North Atlantic Aviation Museum traces the development of transatlantic flight, from Gander's World War II role as a secret Allied airbase, through its heyday as the "Crossroads of the World" and continuing role as a vital stop on the "Great Circle Route" to Europe. Open throughout the year, the museum is coach and caravan friendly. Stop by to see a few highlights of the collection, which includes several World War II aircraft engines, a Tiger Moth bi-plane, the tail section and cockpit of a 1930s DC-3, and North America's only Lockheed Hudson MkIIIA mid-range bomber. Using our international travel planner, Gander attractions like North Atlantic Aviation Museum can form part of a personalized travel itinerary.
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  • Wonderful Staff and awesome displays. Highly recommend a visit to this outstanding and well organized museum. 
    Wonderful Staff and awesome displays. Highly recommend a visit to this outstanding and well organized museum.  more »
  • Visited this museum during our time in Newfoundland. Lots of exhibits displayed about the history of aviation. There is also a very nice exhibit on 9/11 and what Gander did to assist with stranded... 
    Visited this museum during our time in Newfoundland. Lots of exhibits displayed about the history of aviation. There is also a very nice exhibit on 9/11 and what Gander did to assist with stranded...  more »
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  • Very interesting place to visit.
  • Nice little museum with big planes outside and some interesting models and historic outfits, etc inside. Friendly staff. Nice quick stop for families driving across the island.

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