Research Resources

National Resources

Canadian Military History Gateway:

Canadian Aviation and Space Museum:

Canadian War Museum:

NOVA (PBS series on flight):

Virtual Museums Canada:

Western Canada Aviation Museum:

International Resources

Beginners Guide to Aerodynamics (NASA):

Le Bourget musée de l’air et de l’espace (French web site):

RAF Museum, London:

Smithsonian Museums:

USAF Museum:

Local Links

Quinte Area

City of Quinte West

The City of Quinte West website provides information for visitors and residents about the vibrant and scenic area of the bay of Quinte.

City of Belleville

Official site of the city, with information about tourism and attractions, business and economy, municipal services, city news and notices and community events

Bay of Quinte County

Official Tourist Website of Bay of Quinte, Ontario – Napanee, Tyendinaga Mohawk Territory, Prince Edward County, Belleville, Quinte West & Brighton.

Quinte West Chamber of Commerce

Trenton Ontario. Where to stay, what to do, and where to eat while in Trenton Ontario.

Trentonian Online Newspaper Website

The Trentonian online website provides information and news regarding the community and the surrounding area.

DND/Canadian Forces

DND/CF – 8 Wing Trenton Website

This is the official Department of Defence/ Canadian Forces 8 Wing website. Information regarding the Air Force and 8 Wing specific information, history, photos and news can be found here.

CFB Trenton Community Website

This website provides information for the military and civilian community regarding all aspects of Trenton’s base programs, services and events.

Trenton Military Family Resource Centre

The Trenton MFRC provides services and resources that support the well-being of military families.

The Contact – 8 Wing Newspaper Website

The Contact Online newspaper supports news and events for 8 Wing.

Air Force|DND/CF 

The official web page of the Royal Canadian Air Force

Join the Royal Canadian Air Force Website

All the information you need to join the Canadian Forces

Air Force Association Website 

This website provides support to the Royal Canadian Air Force community, air force veterans and Royal Canadian Air Cadet Program.

Veterans Affairs Canada Website

This website provides information on the services and benefits offered to qualified veterans, members and their families.


Canadian Forces Museums and Information

Organization of Military Museums Canada:!member-institutions/crvo

Canadian Forces Museum of Aerospace Defence:

Canadian Military History Gateway:

Canadian Military Journal:

Department of National Defence Directorate of History and Heritage:

Library and Archives Canada:

Additional Canadian Air Museums

Alberta Aviation Museum (Edmonton, AB)

Atlantic Canada Aviation Museum (Goffs, NS)

British Columbia Aviation Museum (Sidney, BC)

Bomber Command Museum of Canada (Nanton, AB)

Canada Aviation & Space Museum (Ottawa, ON)

Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame (Wetaskiwin, AB)

Canadian Air & Space Museum (Toronto, ON)

Canadian Aviation Heritage Centre (Ste-Anne-de-Bellevue, QC)

Canadian Bushplane Heritage Centre (Sault Sainte Marie, ON)

Canadian Historical Aircraft Association (Windsor, ON)

Canadian Museum of Flight (Langley, BC)

Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum (Hamilton, ON)

Commonwealth Air Training Plan Museum (Brandon, MB)

Great War Flying Museum (Caledon, ON)

Reynolds Alberta Museum (Wetaskiwin, AB)

Royal Aviation Museum of Western Canada (Winnipeg, MB)

Vintage Wings (Gatineau, QC)