How a flying entrepreneur helped forge Canada's aviation industry
Friday June 8th 2012 - globeandmail.com
Canadian aviation pioneer Max Ward, founder of innovative charter airline, Wardair, has spoken to the Globe and Mail about his lifetime in the industry.
Did you know?
The first parachute jump from an airplane in Canada was completed 100 years ago in Vancouver. On May 24, 1912, American Charles Saunders jumped from a plane at 3,500 feet over Hastings Park. Saunders was wearing a fetching ensemble including bright red tights and a leather helmet.