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Capt Porteous gives us a topside view of the paint scheme.
Photo: Cpl Manuela Berger, Wing Imaging

Demo Team is ready to fly

April 10, 2018 at 3:17 pm

Jeff Gaye The 2018 CF-18 Demo Team is excited to get the show on the road. Capt Stefan Porteous from 433 Squadron in Bagotville will fly the specially-painted Hornet, displaying its NORAD 60 theme. “I believe this year’s design does a perfect job reflecting the invaluable 60-year link we’ve enjoyed with our American allies through the North American Aerospace Defense Command structure,” Capt Porteous said. “To be able to shine a light on the constantRead More

CF-18 Demo Jet transformation is underway

CF-18 Demo Jet transformation is underway

March 6, 2018 at 7:01 pm

Jeff Gaye A typical grey CF-18 Hornet jet went into the paint bay at 4 Wing’s refinishing shop last week. The jet that comes out will dazzle crowds at air shows across North America this summer, including the Cold Lake Air Show July 21 and 22. Capt Jeff Chester designed the CF-18 Demonstration Hornet’s paint scheme in consultation with Jim Belliveau, who has completed dozens of custom designs on RCAF aircraft. “The aircraft celebrates theRead More