Albert Earl Godfrey Air Vice-Marshal Albert Earl Godfrey MC (27 July 1890 –1 January 1982) was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 14 victories while flying for the Royal Flyi...
Alfred Beebe Caywood Alfred Beebe Caywood (January 22, 1910 – May 23, 1991) was a record-breaking Canadian aviator.
Alfred Williams Carter Alfred Williams Carter DSC (29 April 1894 – 17 December 1986) was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 17 victories.
Andrew Edward McKeever Andrew Edward McKeever DSO, MC & Bar, DFC (21 August 1894 – 25 December 1919) was a Canadian World War I two-seater flying ace who, in conjunction with his gunners, was credited with 31 vi...
Arthur Deane Nesbitt Arthur Deane Nesbitt OBE, DFC, CdeG (16 November 1910 – 22 February 1978) was a Canadian businessman and a decorated pilot and Wing Commander in World War II.
Arthur Jarvis Arthur Eyguem De Montaigne Jarvis (30 November 1894 - 20 January 1969) was a Canadian World War I flying ace credited with 5 victories.
Arthur Whealy Arthur Treloar Whealy DSC & Bar DFC was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 27 victories.
Basil Deacon Hobbs Basil Deacon Hobbs,DSO, OBE, DSC (born 20 December 1894) is a British and Canadian aviator.
Blake James Blake is a 1969 short documentary by Bill Mason about his friend and fellow filmmaker Blake James, who pilots his own plane.
Bruce Hyer Bruce Tolhurst Hyer (born August 6, 1946) is an American-born Canadian politician, who was first elected to represent the electoral district of Thunder Bay—Superior North in the 2008 Canadian fe...
Carl Frederick Burke Carl Frederick Burke (February 10, 1913 – September 1, 1976) was a Canadian aviator.
Carl Frederick Falkenberg Carl Frederick Falkenberg DFC, AFC (4 February 1897 – 7 October 1980) was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 17 victories.
Carleton Main Clement Captain Carleton Main Clement MC was a Canadian First World War flying ace officially credited with 14 victories despite being handicapped by flying an obsolete plane.
Charles Hickey Charles Robert Reeves Hickey DFC & Bar (10 September 1897 – 3 October 1918) was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 21 victories.
Dan McIvor (aviator) Daniel Erskine McIvor, CM was a Canadian aviation pioneer whose long and storied career was crowned by his work with the Martin Mars water bombers.
Dee Brasseur Major (Retired) Deanna Marie (Dee) Brasseur, CM (born September 9, 1953) is a retired Canadian military officer and one of the first two female CF-18 Hornet fighter pilots in the world.
Dellen Millard Dellen Millard (born August 30, 1985) in Toronto, Ontario, is a Canadian aviator charged with first-degree murder.
Dini Petty Dini Petty (born January 15, 1945 in Kingston upon Thames, Greater London, England) is a Canadian television and radio host.
Donald Brenner Donald I. Brenner (1945 – March 12, 2011) was a Canadian judge who served as the Chief Justice of the Supreme Court of British Columbia from 2000 until he stepped down from the position in...
Ed Broadbent John Edward "Ed" Broadbent, (born March 21, 1936) is a Canadian social democratic politician and political scientist.
Eileen Vollick Eileen Vollick (2 August 1908 - 27 September 1968) became Canada's first licensed female pilot on 13 March 1928.
Ellis Vair Reid Ellis Vair Reid DSC (31 October 1889 - 28 July 1917) was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 19 victories.
Emerson Smith 2nd Lieutenant Emerson Smith was a Canadian flying ace during the First World War.
Ernest Charles Hoy Captain Ernest Charles Hoy DFC (6 May 1895 –22 April 1982) was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 13 victories.
Frank Granger Quigley Frank Granger Quigley DSO, MC & Bar was a Canadian World War I flying ace who was credited with 33 victories.
Frank H. Ellis Frank H. Ellis, (1896 – July 4, 1979) was an early Canadian aviator and member of the Early Birds of Aviation.
Franklin I. Young Franklin Inglee "Frank" Young was a pilot and pioneer of early aviation in Canada.
Fred Lasby John Fredrick Lasby (May 28, 1912 – April 28, 2007) was an Earthrounder pilot from Canada.
Frederick Alan Aikman Frederick Alan "Butch" Aikman DFC and Bar (5 March 1919 – 21 March 1991) was a Canadian World War II flying ace, credited with 9.5 victories.
Frederick C. Armstrong Flight Commander Frederick Carr Armstrong DSC was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 13 victories.
Frederick Walker Baldwin Frederick Walker Baldwin (b. January 2, 1882 – d. August 7, 1948), also known as Casey Baldwin, paternal grandson of Canadian reform leader Robert Baldwin, was a hydrofoil and aviation pio...
George Bayliss Lothian George Bayliss Lothian was born November 20, 1909 in Vancouver, British Columbia, Canada.
George R. Howsam Air Vice Marshal George Roberts Howsam MC (29 January 1895 –16 April 1988) was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 13 victories, who continued his military...
Gilles Bisson Gilles Bisson (born May 14, 1957) is a Franco-Ontarian Canadian politician who represents the northern riding of Timmins—James Bay in the Legislative Assembly of Ontario.
Gina Jordan Regina "Gina" Jordan (born 1929 in New Brunswick) is a Canadian pilot and Christian missionary.
Glen Edwards (pilot) Glen Edwards (March 5, 1918 - June 5, 1948) was a test pilot for the U.S. Air Force, and is the namesake of Edwards Air Force Base.
Gordon Budd Irving Captain Gordon Budd Irving was a World War I flying ace credited with twelve aerial victories.
Grant McConachie George William Grant McConachie (April 24, 1909 - June 29, 1965) was a Canadian bush pilot and businessman who became CEO of Canadian Pacific Airlines (CPA).
Harold Leslie Edwards Harold Leslie Edwards DFC MM (28 April 1893 – 15 June 1951) was a Canadian World War I flying ace gunner, who in conjunction with his pilots, was officially credited with 21 victories.
Hazel Wallace Captain Hazel LeRoy Wallace DFC was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 14 victories.
Helen Harrison-Bristol Helen Harrison-Bristol (December 7, 1909 - April 27, 1995) was a pioneering Canadian female civil aviation instructor and the first Canadian Air Transport Auxiliary ferry pilot during Second Wor...
Helen Marcelle Harrison Bristol Helen Harrison-Bristol (December 7, 1909 - April 27, 1995) was a pioneering Canadian female civil aviation instructor and the first Canadian Air Transport Auxiliary ferry pilot during Second Wor...
Henry Botterell Henry John Lawrence Botterell (November 7, 1896 – January 3, 2003) was a Canadian fighter pilot who served in the Royal Naval Air Service (RNAS) and then in the Royal Air Force (RAF) durin...
Henry John Burden Henry John Burden DSO, DFC (28 April 1894 –28 March 1960) was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 16 victories.
Herbert Hollick-Kenyon Herbert Hollick-Kenyon (born London, UK, April 17, 1897 – died July 30, 1975) was an aircraft pilot who made significant contributions towards aviation in Antarctica.
Hilliard Brooke Bell Captain Hilliard Brooke Bell (9 March 1897 – 16 September 1960) was a Canadian-born World War I flying ace credited with 10 aerial victories.
Howard Peter Blatchford Howard Peter "Cowboy" Blatchford DFC (25 February 1912 – 3 May 1943) a flying ace, who acquired the first Canadian victory in World War II.
Irving Farmer Kennedy Irving Farmer Kennedy DFC (February 4, 1922 – January 6, 2011) was a Canadian fighter pilot in the RCAF during World War II. He was one of Canada’s highest-scoring aces of the war, with 10 solo ...
James Alpheus Glen James Alpheus Glen DSC (23 June 1890 –7 March 1962) was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 15 victories.
James Henry Whalen James Henry "Jimmy" Whalen DFC (23 April 1920 – 18 April 1944) was a fighter pilot and recipient of the Distinguished Flying Cross.
Jeremy Hansen Jeremy Roger Hansen, CD is a Canadian astronaut with the Canadian Space Agency. He was selected to join the CSA in the 2009 CSA selection along with David Saint-Jacques.
Jim McCombe James David "Jim" McCombe (10 July 1932–7 January 2011) was a Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) pilot who was a commander of the Golden Hawks aerobatics team.
John A. Kent Group Captain John Alexander "Johnny" Kent DFC & Bar, AFC, Virtuti Militari, nicknamed "Kentski" (sometimes given as "Kentowski") by his Polish comrades, (23 June 1914 – 7 October 1985) was a C...
John Alexander Austin John Alexander "Jack" Austin (September 30, 1912 – December 1, 1984) was a pioneering Canadian aviator.
John Alexander Douglas McCurdy John Alexander Douglas McCurdy (August 2, 1886 – June 25, 1961) was a Canadian aviation pioneer and the 20th Lieutenant Governor of Nova Scotia from 1947 to 1952.
John Edmund Greene John Edmund Greene DFC was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 15 victories.
John Ender "Jock" Palmer John Ender "Jock" Palmer is a Canadian soldier of the First World War, awarded the Distinguished Conduct Medal and a Canadian aviator.
John Henry Tudhope John Henry Tudhope (17 April 1891 - 12 October 1956) was a South African flying ace credited with 10 victories in World War I. After the war, Tudhope emigrated to Canada and joined the RCAF.
Joseph Leonard Maries White Joseph Leonard Maries White DFC, (6 January 1897 – 24 February 1925) was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 22 victories.
Joseph Stewart Temple Fall Joseph Stewart Temple Fall DSC & 2 Bars AFC (17 November 1895 – 1 December 1988) was a Canadian World War I flying ace with 36 credited victories.
Julien Joseph Audette Julien Joseph Audette (June 6, 1914 – October 28, 1989) was a pioneering Canadian aviator dedicated to the development of the art of soaring.
Ken Leishman Kenneth Leishman, also known as the Flying Bandit or the Gentleman Bandit was a Canadian thief responsible for multiple robberies between 1957 and 1966.
Kenneth Burns Conn Kenneth Burns Conn DFC (11 July 1896 - 30 January 1984) was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 20 victories.
Laurie Hawn Laurie Daniel Hawn PC CD MP (born May 11, 1947 in Winnipeg, Manitoba) is a retired Lieutenant Colonel of the Royal Canadian Air Force, later the Canadian Forces Air Command, businessman, and federal politician from Edmonton, Alberta.
Lynn Garrison Lynn Garrison (born April 1, 1937) is a Canadian pilot and political adviser.
Marion Alice Orr Marion Alice (Powell) Orr, CM (25 June 1918 – 4 April 1995) was a pioneering Canadian aviator who was the first woman to run a flying school.
Mark Henry Brown Wing Commander Mark Henry Brown DFC & Bar, nicknamed Hilly, was the first Canadian pilot to become a fighter ace during World War II whilst with the Royal Air Force during the Battle of France.
Marten Hartwell Marten Hartwell (1925 – April 2, 2013) was a Canadian bush pilot in the Canadian Arctic.
Martin Hartwell Martin J. Hartwell was a Canadian bush pilot in the Canadian Arctic.
Percival Stanley Turner Percival Stanley "Stan" Turner, DSO, DFC with bar Served with the RAF and The RCAF during the Second World War.
Pete McLeod Pete McLeod is a Canadian professional aerobatic pilot whose first competitive flight was as a rookie pilot in the Red Bull Air Race World Championship in 2009.
Piffles Taylor Neil Joseph "Piffles" Taylor (1895–1947) was a Canadian World War I pilot, Canadian football player, coach, and executive.
Princess Basmah Bani Ahmad Princess Basmah Bani Ahmad of Jordan, (Basma Mahmoud Hassan Bani-Ahmad; born 1979) is the second wife of Prince Hamzah bin Al Hussein of Jordan.
Punch Dickins Clennell Haggerston "Punch" Dickins (January 12, 1899 – August 2, 1995) was a pioneering Canadian aviator and bush pilot.
Reginald Hoidge Reginald Theodore Carlos Hoidge MC & Bar (28 July 1894 – 1 March 1963) was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 28 victories.
Robert Kenneth Whitney Robert Kenneth Whitney DFC was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 5 victories.
Robert Piché Robert Piché (born November 5, 1952) is a Canadian pilot.
Roland Groome Roland Groome (1890s England - 20 September 1935) was a Canadian aviator from Regina, Saskatchewan, Canada.
Ronald Eland Ronald Allen Eland, is a Canadian commercial helicopter pilot.
Ronald M. Keirstead Captain Ronald McNeill Keirstead DSC (20 June 1895 –23 October 1970) was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 13 victories.
Rosella Bjornson Rosella Marie Bjornson (born July 13, 1947 in Lethbridge, Alberta) is a retired Canadian airline pilot, who holds the distinction of being the first female pilot for a commercial airline in Nort...
Rusty Blakey Thurston "Rusty" Blakey (December 12, 1911 – October 11, 1986) was a pioneering Canadian aviator and bush pilot.
Scott Manning Scott Manning (15 May 1958 – 16 June 2006) was a Canadian athlete and aerobatic pilot of the world's smallest jet, the BD-5J.
Stan Turner (RAF officer) Percival Stanley "Stan" Turner, DSO, DFC with bar (born 3 September 1913) Served with the RAF and The RCAF during the Second World War.
Stanley Wallace Rosevear Stanley Wallace Rosevear DSC & Bar (9 March 1896 - 25 April 1918) was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 25 victories.
Stearne Tighe Edwards Stearne Tighe Edwards DSC & Bar (13 February 1893 – 22 November 1918) was a Canadian First World War flying ace, officially credited with 17 victories.
Steven Dengler Steven Dengler is a Canadian entrepreneur, businessperson, and investor.
Terry Wong Captain Terry Wong, a helicopter pilot with the Canadian Forces, is slated to become the next Canadian astronaut, with the private firm Canadian Arrow.
Wallace Rupert Turnbull Wallace Rupert Turnbull was a New Brunswick engineer and inventor, born on October 16, 1870 in Saint John, NB. The Saint John Airport was briefly named after him.
Wally Floody Flight Lieutenant Wally Floody OBE (born Clarke Wallace Chant Floody) (April 28, 1918 – September 25, 1989) was an imprisoned Second World War pilot who was instrumental in organizing and implem...
Walter "Babe" Woollett Walter "Babe" Woollett, Born January 1, 1906 at Rochester, Kent, England and became a pilot and eventually a legendary figure of Canadian aviation.
Walter Chmela Walter Frank Chmela, is an Austrian Canadian aviator.
Walter Gilbert (pilot) Walter Gilbert was a Canadian bush pilot and one of the founders of Pacific Western Airlines.