Made in Canada Avro Arrow vs Trial & Error

Avro Arrow over -Niagara-Falls-

Avro Arrow over Niagara Falls going to Buffalo

This article has all to do with the demise of Canada’s Avro Arrow and yet, it has nothing to do with it. Proudly “Made In Canada” that’s the real STORY.

The old saying is, learn from your mistakes, a trial and error thingy. Now of course I’m referring to the demise of Canada’s Avro Arrow Interceptor. But there have been many Canadian Company casualties throughout the years. That first sentence, in short, means, if you don’t try you will never succeed. Continue reading

Part 2 of Armored trucks in Canada, WHY

3 Armored Trucks in Canada

At the time of writing my first article, “Armored Trucks in Canada.”  The post article was written from pure observation and with very little research. Now with a request of some readers that I should do a follow up from my first article.  So, I did a little more beating of the bush, and I couldn’t believe how accurate I was in that first posting.

In just the Toronto Ontario area there are four well known armored cars, trucks and personnel carrier companies and builders. In London, Ontario General Dynamics build troop carriers for Canada’s armed forces and resale to other countries around the world as well. Continue reading