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Uninvited Guest - Avro Arrow, Peter Cope, Spud Potocki, CFB Trenton, Malton - by Bob Poole

Uninvited Guest - by Bob Poole

On February 2nd, 1959 a Trans Canada Airlines Viscount landed 'wheels up' at Malton, blocking the main runway. Test Pilot Peter Cope diverted to Trenton - the only time the Avro Arrow landed anywhere but at Malton. The Aircraft stayed overnight and departed with "Spud" Potocki at the controls the next morning.

18 x 24 Inches, Acrylic on Canvas

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