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Canadian family donates $700,000 aircraft to Okanagan College

The Vernon campus for Okanagan College received an out-of-this-world donation on Tuesday: a world-class aircraft.

October 7, 2015  By Kelowna Now

The incredibly valuable piece of equipment was unveiled at the Vernon Aerospace campus, and was donated by the Swanberg family of Grande Prairie and Fort St. John in memory of Sylvan and Dorothy Swanberg.

Coined the British Aerospace Model Jetstream 31, this piece of equipment is valued at nearly $700,000. | READ MORE


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