VEO - Hay River, NWT (page 1)

Position 60:50N-115:48W. Opened in November 1944 to provide communications for commercial enterprises in the area, (fishing and mining) and also to provide weather information and contact with aircraft. It was handed over to the Department of transport on 2 December 1958.

First aircraft to fly NWTHay River station 1943
Original Signals building
Single mens' quartersOriginal station building
RCSigs Stn 1948HBC Store 1948
PoolroomCommunity Hall
School under constructionTransport trailers
Hay River PMQ 1948Hay River Station quarters
New station 1948Hay River station 1949

More Hay River Pictures on [page 1] [page 2] [page 3] [page 4] [page 5] [page 6]

Back to Stations Page

Back to top of page

Legacy Notes

See Radio Station CFHR, Hay River

Check out the Hay River official web site:

Velox Versutus Vigilans