Fokker Services is pleased to announce that Canadian North, a customer for more than a decade, has again decided to renew its current ABACUS program contract for its fleet of four Dash 8-100* aircraft.
With this extension, Canadian North continues… Continue reading
OTTAWA — A Royal Canadian Air Force detachment of six CF-18 Hornet jet fighters will patrol Iceland’s airspace from Keflavik Air Base during Operation Ignition in March and April of this year. Operation Ignition is Canada’s periodic contribution to the … Continue reading
Cassidian has won a € 50m programme to equip the airfields of the Royal Canadian Airforce with latest-technology airport surveillance radars. Yesterday, the Canadian contracting authority Public Works and Services Canada has selected Cassidian to deliver seven of its ASR… Continue reading
The Polar Hawk(TM) High-Altitude, Long-Endurance Unmanned Aircraft System Will Solidify Canada’s Arctic Sovereignty Posture
OTTAWA – May 30, 2012 – Northrop Grumman Corporation (NYSE:NOC) and L-3 MAS announced plans today to join forces on a variant of the Northrop Grumman-produced… Continue reading
Melbourne, Florida, April 27, 2012 – Embraer Executive Jets made its first international delivery of a US-made Phenom 100 when Canadian Businessman Tasso Kostelidis took delivery on March 31.
“Canada is a strong and growing market for Embraer,” said Vice… Continue reading
MARIETTA, Ga., April 6, 2012 – The penultimate Royal Canadian Air Force CC-130J to be delivered under the current contract has departed Marietta for CFB Trenton. The 17th and final CC-130J will be delivered in early May with ceremonies at… Continue reading
Fokker Services is pleased to announce that Canadian North, a customer for more than a decade, has decided to extend its current three-year ABACUS program contract for another two years for its fleet of four Dash 8*-100 aircraft.
With this… Continue reading
Bell Helicopter, a Textron Inc. (NYSE: TXT) company, has been awarded a 10-year, $640M (CAN) support services contract for the Canadian Forces CH146 Griffon fleet.
This contract, known as the CH146 Optimized Weapon System Support (OWSS) contract includes aspects of… Continue reading
G450 And G350 Now Authorized To Fly Up To 45,000 Feet
Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. recently received approval from Transport Canada for the companyâ€™s large-cabin, long-range Gulfstream G450 and G350 aircraft… Continue reading
As part of the Governmentâ€™s commitment to strengthen the Canadian Forces, the Department of National Defence is acquiring 15 Medium-to-Heavy Lift Helicopters, Canadian F model Chinook (also known as CH-147F).
The Canada First Defence Strategy represents a commitment… Continue reading
OTTAWA â€“ The initial flight safety report entitled â€œFrom the Investigatorâ€ (FTI) dealing with the August 5, 2010, forced landing of the CH-147202 Chinook helicopter in Kandahar, Afghanistan, will be available today on the Air Force Directorate of Flight Safety… Continue reading
Winnipeg, Man. â€“ At approximately 11:45 p.m. MST on November 17, a CF-18 Hornet fighter jet crashed in a field approximately 13 kilometers northwest of 4 Wing Cold Lake, Alta.
The pilot, Captain Darren Blakie of 409 Tactical Fighter… Continue reading