Snow Birds

Show Planes

What year were the Snow Birds created?

The Snow Birds were created in 1978 in North YorkShire England.

What kind of planes did the Snow Birds fly when they were first formed?

The Snow Birds flew Wellington B.X medium bombers when the Air Demonstration Squadron started.

What were the Snow Birds role in World War 2?

The Snow Birds were part of the Commonwealth contribution to aircrew for the war in Europe for World War 2.

What planes do they fly today?

Snow Birds fly Canadair CT-114 Tutor. Canadair CT-114 Tutor was the Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) and Canadian Force standard jet trainer between early 1960's and 2000.

What is their show routine?

The show routines are an unrestricted high show, a modified high show were loops are not permitted because of clouds. Another routine are a low show, were low cloud conditions do not permit higher moves/formations. All formations created by the pilots need to be approved by the Canadian Forces.   

Created By: Sydney, Rayfe & Dawson

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