Video: Avro Canada CF-100 Canuck -- Canada's Only Domestically Produced All-Weather Interceptor
The Avro Canada CF-100 Canuck: Canada's all-weather Interceptor.
The CF-100 is Canada's only indigenously designed jet fighter to reach service and to be built directly to RCAF specifications. In its day it was a competitive all-weather interceptor. The Canuck protected Canadian airspace from the threat of nuclear armed Soviet bombers for over a decade. This is the story of its development and deployment.