Kevin Finch Photography

Cam Harrod and the Fleet Finch

No, the aircraft is no relation to the photographer! Cam Harrod is a Canadian aircraft specialist. He is pictured here at the 2013 Hamilton International Airshow, beside his Fleet Finch. You can find out more about Cam and his aircraft at https://www.facebook.com/cam.harrod

100 Years of Naval Aviation

100 Years of Naval Aviation, 165677 / NJ-100 (cn 1512/F016) Super Hornet, EAA, F-18, Oshkosh 2011, VFA-122 Flying Eagles

Layin' Smoke

Hamilton International Airshow, Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum, Harvard trainers,

Smokin' Matt Younkin

Matt Younkin pushing his 70-year-old Beech D-18 through the skies at the Hamilton International Air Show in June 2013.

Matt Younkin, Hamilton International Air Show

Matt Younkin flying a low-level pass of John Munro / Hope Airport during the 2013 Hamilton International Airshow. The day before, he buzzed the fire hall and set off their smoke alarms!

TBM-3E Avenger

Grumman TBM-3E Avenger NL7030C, Hamilton International Airshow

Firing Up The Lysander

One of the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum's pilots makes final adjustments before turning over the vintage Lysander aircraft.

Snowbirds

The Snowbirds, the Royal Canadian Air Force's aerobatic team, flying CT-114 Tutor training aircraft, performing at the 2013 Hamilton International Air Show.

RCAF CF-18 demonstrator

For 2013, the Royal Canadian Air Force's demonstration CF-18 is painted in a livery that celebrates diversity in Canada and its armed forces. Here, the CF-18 forms some wispy plumes from the humid air through which it is passing.

Avro Lancaster

The Mynarski Memorial Lancaster at the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum, in Hamilton, Ontario, Canada received a special livery for SkyFest 2014, that of 419 Sqdn. aircraft, "R" for Ropey (KB772, 66 missions). It will return to its traditional VR-A markings in mid June. In August, VR-A will fly to Britain and participate in several aviation events with the only other flying Lancaster, part of the Battle of Britain Memorial Flight.

Cleared For Take-Off

For 2013, the Royal Canadian Air Force's demonstration CF-118 is painted in a livery that celebrates diversity in Canada and its armed forces. Here, the burners are lit as the jet makes a dramatic take-off at the 2013 Hamilton International Air Show.

CYHZ Dawn

Dawn rises on Robert Stanfield International Airport in Halifax, Nova Scotia, Canada, as ground crews prepare a Porter Airlines Dash-8 400 for its first flight of the day.

Grumman UF-1G Albatross

EAA, Grumman UF-1G Albatross N226CG, Oshkosh 2011, US Coast Guard livery

Lancaster Landing

One of only two currently flying Avro Lancaster bombers from the Second World War; this one is dedicated to Victoria Cross recipient Andrew Mynarski, Royal Canadian Air Force, who lost his life while trying to save the tail gunner as the plane was going down in flames. The tail gunner survived the ordeal.

CF-18, Northern Livery

A demonstration CF-18, from the Royal Canadian Air Force, performing at the 2012 Hamilton International Airshow, Hamilton, Ontario, Canada