Wm Turbo Tarling

TURBO'S TOTAL FLYING HOURS

12,955 Hours


Captain Tarling retired from the Canadian Forces in 1982 when he reached Compulsory Retirement Age.

In his air force career he amassed 11,645 flying hours in 50 different types of aircraft, including 28 jets in the RCAF/CF

Turbo's Hangar

 

Voodoo

Voodoo" The government announced that the RCAF would replace its aging CF-100s with sixty-six “gently-used” ex-USAF McDonnell F-101 Voodoos. The F-101 Voodoo was a big, supersonic century-series interceptor aircraft.





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T-Bird

T-33 In April 2002 the T-33 Silver Star was retired after more than 50 years of stellar service to the RCAF and the Canadian Forces. Of the thousands of pilots who flew the T-Bird over the years, few are as familiar with the aircraft as "Turbo" Tarling who shares his fond memories of the great aircraft.



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