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About Jim Griffith
Jim obtained a private pilot’s license in 1955 through the Royal Canadian Air Cadet scholarship program, his RCAF wings under the NATO Flying Training program in 1958 and joined Trans Canada Airlines (Air Canada) in 1959 until retirement in 1997.Throughout his professional career and beyond he was a member of several recreational aviation organizations and was a founding member of the Aerial Experiment Association, (AEA 2005 Inc.) that built a flying replica of Alexander Graham Bell’s Silver Dart for Canada’s Hundredth Anniversary of Flight in 2009. Jim has accumulated 20,000 hours on recreational, military and airline aircraft.
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