Atlantic Canada Aviation Museum

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Atlantic Canada Aviation Museum
Established 1975
Location Halifax Regional Municipality, Nova Scotia
Coordinates 44°52′38″N 63°32′00″W / 44.8772°N 63.5333°W / 44.8772; -63.5333
Website http://www.atlanticcanadaaviation.com/

The Atlantic Canada Aviation Museum (ACAM) is a Canadian aerospace museum located in the Halifax Regional Municipality in the province of Nova Scotia.

It is the only museum devoted to preserving all aspects of Atlantic Canada's aviation heritage.

History[edit]

The museum was established in 1975 by a volunteer organization named the Atlantic Canada Aviation Museum Society. ACAM was granted "Local Museum" status by the Government of Nova Scotia in 1989. The museum is currently the largest civilian and military aviation museum east of Ottawa, Ontario.

Location[edit]

ACAM is located at 20, Sky Boulevard in Goffs, Nova Scotia, across Highway 102 from the Halifax - Robert L. Stanfield International Airport. It can be accessed from Exit 6 on Highway 102.

Affiliations[edit]

The Museum is affiliated with: CMA, CHIN, and Virtual Museum of Canada.

Collection[edit]

ACAM's collection contains exhibits of civilian and military aircraft, as well as engines, weapons, uniforms, and photos.

The museum volunteers perform all restoration work for aircraft on site.

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Affiliations[edit]

The Museum is affiliated with: CMA, CHIN, and Virtual Museum of Canada.

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