Alberta Aviation Museum 2022 Lecture Series – March / Lecture 3 (From Boom to Bust)

Pilots and war-surplus aircraft flood North America after the First World War, and Edmonton was is exception. May, Gorman, Tailyour, and others capture the public’s attention as they launch the first commercial air ventures in early biplanes like the Curtiss Jenny and Avro 504K, but a sharp post-War economic depression ground many dreams, leaving the future of aviation in Edmonton in doubt.