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Bringing HEMS to Fort McMurray


2014-07-21 11:35:21

Phoenix Heli-Flight recently brought home a brand new EC135 T2e to act as the region’s first dedicated HEMS helicopter....

MH17: More questions than answers


2014-07-18 13:20:29

Moscow and Kiev trade blame for the missile strike that downed a Malaysia Airlines jet carrying 298 passengers and crew on July 17....

Geneseo: A great Canadian airshow in the Finger Lakes


2014-07-17 16:47:24

Held on the second weekend of July, the 2014 Geneseo, N.Y. airshow saw the CWH send its DC-3 Dakota “Canucks Unlimited” and Westland Lysander....

Dreamliner visits Montreal


2014-07-15 09:53:03

The 787 Dreamliner visited Montreal-Trudeau International Airport for the first time on July 14. ...

Emirati 777-200 BBJ visits Toronto


2014-07-09 12:36:07

A luxuriously equipped Boeing 777-200ER business jet belonging to the Abu Dhabi Amiri (Presidential) Flight arrived from Vancouver at Toronto Lester B...

Collaboration and diversification at Diamond


2014-07-07 12:48:42

Diamond Aircraft hasn’t given up on the D-Jet. While it searches for a funding partner to complete development, the OEM is also venturing into new a...

Montreal Flyers complete Air Race Classic


2014-07-07 11:32:56

The Montreal Flyers were the only Canadian team to compete in this year's Air Race Classic, and proudly represented McGill University in the collegiat...

StatsCan releases 2013 air traffic report


2014-07-04 10:51:45

For the fifth year in a row, takeoffs and landings at Canadian airports with Nav Canada control towers and/or flight service stations has declined. ...

Unmanned Advantage


2014-07-03 16:16:15

Aeryon Labs specializes in building rugged aerial data-gathering platforms that get the job done and can be operated by just about anyone....

Canada's longest runway opens in Calgary


2014-07-02 13:55:54

YYC capacity jumps to 88 aircraft movements per hour....

Storm Chasers


2014-06-27 12:20:09

Flight crews battle Mother Nature in Alberta’s “Hail Alley”...

School's out for the Summer! Celebrate at the Waterloo Air Show!


2014-06-27 10:08:36

Thursday, June 26 was the last day of school for many, including the primary students at Franklin Public School in Kitchener, Ont., who welcomed some ...

Learning to Fly the Air Force Way


2014-06-23 13:00:12

Test pilot Robert Erdos goes back to basics, returning to RCAF flight training at 3 CFFTS in Portage La Prairie. ...

Canada sets deadline for Cyclone delivery


2014-06-23 12:29:15

Canada has set a deadline of “no later than June 2015” for Sikorsky to begin delivering its first block of CH-148 Cyclone maritime helicopters to ...

'Operationally relevant' Cyclone set for delivery


2014-06-20 14:10:24

The Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) evidently is back on track, albeit decades behind schedule, to replace its 50-year-old Sikorsky CH-124 Sea Kings w...

British Airways A380 diverts to Toronto


2014-06-20 09:33:23

On June 19, British Airways diverted an Airbus A380 to Toronto Lester B. Pearson International Airport. ...

World's largest aircraft prepares for flight


2014-06-16 16:26:18

Hybrid Air Vehicles is constructing the Airlander 10 hybrid aircraft prototype that is scheduled to go into production later in 2015. ...

Creating the Operator Experience


2014-06-16 12:32:11

Bombardier’s commercial aircraft support team delivers value to operators while enhancing the aircraft ownership experience, from delivery to decomm...

WestJet Encore receives 12th Q400


2014-06-16 11:36:54

WestJet Encore received its 12th Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft on June 12....

CAHS 2014 national convention both educational and entertaining


2014-06-11 14:11:22

The entertaining and enlightening 51st national convention of the Canadian Aviation Historical Society was held June 4-7 in Regina....

Honeywell issues service bulletin for TFE731 engines


2014-06-11 14:08:09

Vancouver's London Air Services grounds Lear 75 fleet as a precaution...

Making an impression in Fort Mac


2014-06-09 14:30:38

New $258 million airport terminal welcomes first passengers....

An Audience with the Sovereign


2014-06-06 12:43:57

Skies gets acquainted with the impressively updated Cessna Citation Sovereign+....

YUL welcomes Turkish Airlines


2014-06-05 10:54:14

Turkish Airlines inaugurated its three times weekly year-round service from Istanbul to Montreal-Trudeau Airport on June 3....

Copa now serving Montreal


2014-06-03 16:04:47

Copa Airlines started its four times weekly service into Montréal-Trudeau Airport on June 3, with its Boeing 737-700....

BCATP aircraft fly to Mount Hope


2014-06-03 12:49:01

When the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum chose May 31 for a reunion of British Commonwealth Air Training Plan aircraft, they could not have picked a...

Proven Track Record


2014-06-03 09:20:24

Canadian companies are leading when it comes to innovations in flight following....

Defence on display at CANSEC


2014-05-30 16:11:33

CANSEC 2014 attracted more than 10,000 delegates to the Ernst & Young Centre in Ottawa this week. The trade show featured 331 companies showcasing the...

1 CAD Interview


2014-05-28 13:25:47

RCAF Today connects with the commander of 1 Canadian Air Division....

Big Dreams


2014-05-26 08:45:50

Air Canada welcomes its first Boeing 787 and aims for global carrier status....

Not Your Grandfathers' Chinook


2014-05-23 13:04:12

Extensively modified for Canada’s demanding operating environment, the new CH-147F Chinooks of 450 Tactical Helicopter Squadron are the most advance...

Canucks in Cairo


2014-05-16 11:49:28

Egyptian business tycoon Naguib Sawiris’ all-Canadian flight crew—selected on the basis of their “character and capability”—sees the world f...

Bell 429 selected for Canadian Coast Guard


2014-05-14 12:54:29

Canadian government announces light-twin contract despite ongoing lawsuit....

Big-nosed Basler lands in Muskoka


2014-05-14 10:14:09

A Basler BT-67 Surveyor, owned by CGG Aviation (Canada) Limited of Ottawa, recently landed at Muskoka, Ont.’s Little Norway Memorial Airport....

Who's who?


2014-05-12 14:10:49

The players and their roles in post-accident investigations. ...

WestJet becomes third Canadian split scimitar winglet operator


2014-05-12 13:49:35

WestJet has become the third Canadian Boeing 737 operator to start retrofitting its fleet of Boeing 737s with Aviation Partners Boeing split scimitar ...

Separation and Savings


2014-05-09 13:43:35

Nav Canada’s new transatlantic services enable aircraft to safely fly closer together, increasing efficiency and lowering fuel consumption....

Multi Mission Operator


2014-05-07 16:27:19

The Coulson Group may have started as a logging contractor in British Columbia, but it has diversified. Today, Coulson’s customized firefighting Loc...

Basler turbine aircraft creating a northern buzz


2014-05-07 16:13:06

Cargo North's two new Basler turbine aircraft and their unique capabilities, teamed up with SEI Industries BATT, is a combo that is revolutionizing th...

Deployed Hornets are unarmed, but ready


2014-05-07 13:12:58

Generals Lawson and Breedlove provide an update on Canada's deployed CF-18s, as well as this country's long-standing involvement in NATO’s airborne ...

2014 CHC Safety and Quality Summit encourages healthy debate


2014-05-07 09:15:49

From March 31 to April 2, 2014 Vancouver played host to the tenth annual CHC Safety and Quality Summit....

Paws in the air


2014-05-05 13:36:17

Skies catches up with Pilots N' Paws Canada, the organization that connects general aviation pilots with animal rescue shelters in need of air transpo...

Air Georgian commences CRJ-100 operations for Air Canada Express


2014-05-05 13:30:31

Air Georgian has commenced operations with Bombardier Canadair Regional Jets on behalf of Air Canada Express....

Sikorsky drops out of Canadian Coast Guard race, leaving Bell as sole bidder


2014-05-02 13:52:14

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. has told Skies that it will not be bidding on a Canadian Coast Guard proposal to acquire eight medium-lift helicopters. ...

Report: F-35 costs could reach as high as $126 billion


2014-04-30 14:13:57

As the Government of Canada considers if and when to release an internal comparison of alternatives to the Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II as its ne...

LAS launches fleet of "sweet" Lear 75s


2014-04-28 12:53:05

Wynne Powell likes what he sees after London Air Services completed a recent fleet makeover, phasing in five new Bombardier Learjet 75s....

Virtual Insight


2014-04-25 16:37:32

NGRAIN’s 3D technology sees beyond reality to simplify “big data”. ...

Air Canada Dreamliner takes to the skies


2014-04-23 09:12:21

Air Canada’s first Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner had its initial test flight on April 22....

Two OEMs drop out of Canadian Coast Guard running


2014-04-21 12:57:12

AgustaWestland and Airbus Helicopters, unable to meet weight limitations imposed by the Canadian Coast Guard, have dropped out of a competition to sup...

Canada supports NATO in Europe


2014-04-21 12:57:04

NATO is looking to bolster its military presence in Central and Eastern Europe, and it has called upon Canada for assistance. ...

Piston Patriarch


2014-04-16 14:16:30

Flying the Beechcraft Baron G58....

Boeing Country


2014-04-14 13:02:07

Seattle-based manufacturer makes huge gains in Canada....

2014 Canadian air show preview


2014-04-09 14:21:41

The RCAF CF-18 Demo Hornet, the Snowbirds and the Skyhawks Parachute Team have released their air show schedule for the 2014 season. ...

Surveying PNG


2014-04-07 13:55:56

Canadian airborne geophysical survey company charts new territory in Papua New Guinea....

RCAF proudly celebrates its 90th anniversary


2014-04-02 12:36:32

As we celebrate the 90th anniversary of the Royal Canadian Air Force in 2014, we reflect on the tremendous progress the RCAF has made since its creat...

HondaJet nears FAA certification


2014-03-31 15:56:40

Honda Aircraft Company president and CEO Michimasa Fujino shares a program update and discusses the HondaJet’s prospects in Canada....

CAHS 2014 National Convention in Regina to celebrate Canada's aviation history


2014-03-31 15:31:42

The 51st National Convention of the Canadian Aviation Historical Society (CAHS) will be held from June 4-7 in Regina, Sask., with the theme of this ye...

Canada's longest runway to open in June


2014-03-31 14:51:54

Calgary Airport expansion also includes new $1.4 billion terminal...

Heli-Ski Nation


2014-03-31 11:06:00

Ranking among the most challenging of helicopter operations, heli-skiing is a booming business in Canada – but also a high-stakes, intensely competi...

Video Feature: Harrison Ford's Bell 407GX


2014-03-28 13:45:26

At HAI’s Heli-Expo 2014 PAC International showed off Harrison Ford’s unique Bell 407GX helicopter. Ed Wahl, PAC International’s director of main...

Sunwing accepts brand new 737-800 from Boeing and equips fleet with Split Scimitar Winglets


2014-03-28 12:58:07

Sunwing Airlines announced that it commenced service of an Aviation Partners Boeing Split Scimitar Winglet equipped 737-800 earlier this month....

Test Pilot Talk


2014-03-27 16:51:06

Canadian Skies discusses fighter jet capabilities with test pilots from Boeing, Dassault, and Lockheed Martin....

Video Feature: Eagle Copter's Eagle 407HP


2014-03-21 10:59:07

With flight testing now complete, the Eagle 407HP is nearly ready for lift-off....

Canadian mission in Afghanistan ends


2014-03-18 16:02:42

The Royal Canadian Air Force put another historic mission into its logbooks on March 18 with the return of Canada’s last load of combat troopers fro...

Upstart Jetlines to focus on 'under-served' routes


2014-03-17 12:26:52

The backers of Jetlines, a fledgling airline seeking to take flight in Western Canada, see a promising market in luring travellers who not only want d...

Air Canada rouge receives first 767 with winglets


2014-03-17 11:17:26

Air Canada rouge received its first Boeing 767-300ER equipped with Aviation Partners Boeing Blended Winglets on March 16, 2014. ...

RCAF receives 10th Chinook


2014-03-14 14:28:15

On March 13, the RCAF's 10th new Boeing CH-147F Chinook was delivered....

Video Feature: Bell Helicopter on the 505 Jet Ranger X


2014-03-10 15:44:57

Bell Helicopter tells Canadian Skies about the key features of the 505 X — and how the aircraft is progressing towards its ambitious end-of-2014 tar...

The Sun Runners


2014-03-10 14:25:07

Canada’s leisure airlines stretch their wings while tightening their belts....

Calling all Harvards


2014-03-10 12:45:23

This summer, the Canadian Harvard Aircraft Association is inviting everyone to hear the roar of the Harvards....

Avjet targets Canadian expansion


2014-03-07 13:38:19

With a presence at more than 85 per cent of Quebec’s airports, Avjet is a big name in aviation fuelling. ...

Canadian Warplane Heritage will fly Lancaster to England


2014-03-05 11:43:16

On Feb. 24, 2014 the Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum announced they had finalized plans to fly their famed Avro Lancaster Bomber to England where it...

West Coast Connector


2014-03-03 14:58:41

Pacific Coastal Airlines is the thread that links more than 65 airports and coastal seaports in British Columbia....

Manitoba Aerospace collaborates on Technology Road Map


2014-03-03 09:22:35

Manitoba Aerospace set out to identify the key technologies needed to provide a sustainable long-term competitive advantage to industry. ...

Viking celebrates 50th Series 400 Twin Otter


2014-02-28 11:29:23

Viking Air of British Columbia has reached a milestone in the production of the new Viking DHC-6 Series 400 Twin Otter. ...

RCAF and Seneca College accelerate military pilot training


2014-02-24 14:56:12

The RCAF and Seneca College have collaborated on a program that will graduate a winged pilot with a Bachelor of Aviation Technology degree in just fou...

Utilitarian heavy hauler


2014-02-21 12:26:32

Canadian Skies flies Cessna's Grand Caravan EX....

Nav Canada reports a decline in civil aircraft movements


2014-02-20 16:50:17

Last year saw civil “movements” or take-offs and landings at airports with Nav Canada towers or flight service stations decline for the fifth year...

Aeroflot to serve YYZ with A330s


2014-02-14 11:42:12

Aeroflot Russian Airlines is disposing of its fleet of Boeing 767-300ERs, which currently serves the Moscow-Toronto route. ...

Developing female leaders


2014-02-12 12:41:29

Hawkair launches executive program for women...

Federal budget spells cuts for DND


2014-02-12 12:38:41

Ongoing delays in several major Royal Canadian Air Force capital programs are understood to be a factor in the federal government’s decision to defe...

Technology in the hangar


2014-02-10 15:29:05

Canadian MRO facilities are increasingly adding new hardware, software and handheld devices to their toolboxes....

Growth by design


2014-02-07 16:17:27

Four expansion options under consideration for Region of Waterloo International Airport....

Airbus Helicopters Canada to manufacture EC225 and EC725 engine cowlings


2014-02-05 12:55:34

Airbus Helicopters Canada is to begin manufacturing composite engine cowlings for the EC225 and EC725, after winning a competitive process from its pa...

YVR welcomes Dreamliner service


2014-02-03 15:53:11

YVR-Vancouver International Airport’s first scheduled Boeing 787 service began Monday morning with the arrival of Japan Airlines Flight #18 from Nar...

A question of jurisdiction


2014-01-31 13:14:51

COPA sounds alarm over proposed changes to aerodrome regulations....

Does age determine competence?


2014-01-29 12:02:42

Judge asks Tribunal to reconsider mandatory retirement for pilots at age 60....

Help from above


2014-01-24 09:56:53

Canadian Op Renaissance delivers aid to the Philippines....

Finnair A340 diverts to Pearson


2014-01-22 13:09:22

A Finnair Airbus A340-300 diverted to Toronto’s Pearson International airport on Jan. 22. ...

Bombardier cuts 1,700 jobs


2014-01-22 12:15:41

OEM focuses on containing costs while nurturing development. ...

Wheels Up, eh?


2014-01-20 11:42:29

Membership-based private aviation firm positions for Canadian expansion....

A mission to remember


2014-01-17 14:16:51

MCpl Joanne Hamelin deployed to Afghanistan in 2009 with Roto 7 while with 1 Wing Kingston, Ont. She writes about a night mission where 11 coalition ...

Bridging the gap between training and reality


2014-01-17 11:06:44

Retired pilot and flight instructor, Ray Conant, has created an online course to help helicopter pilots bridge the gap between the knowledge and skill...

Building a brand


2014-01-16 10:33:49

M1 Composites Technology establishes a foothold in Montreal’s aerospace market....

Northern light twins


2014-01-13 16:30:46

Light twin engine aircraft were slow to find a home in Canada, but recent developments in the utility sector have seen a boom in the aircraft’s popu...

Foggy Issue


2014-01-13 13:41:48

Clearing up the confusion surrounding minimum visibility procedures will help to prevent runway incursions at Canadian airports. ...

Field Aviation prepares to flight test modified Challenger MSA


2014-01-03 13:12:39

Field Aviation, having bet jointly with Boeing on the Bombardier Challenger 605 as the platform of choice for a new maritime surveillance aircraft, is...

Adrenalin Rush


2013-12-23 15:24:45

Canadian Skies talks to Griffon crew about dramatic Kingston rescue....

Eight minutes to Montreal


2013-12-23 11:51:27

A Montreal operator has launched a new air taxi service for commuters wanting to avoid heavy traffic delays on the city’s gridlocked Champlain Bridg...

Breaking bonds - the enforceability of training contracts


2013-12-23 11:22:24

Initial and recurrent training is a necessary part of operating a safe (and legal) air service. In order for a contract to be formed, there has to be ...

Crane operator trapped over blazing fire rescued by RCAF helicopter crew


2013-12-18 14:02:05

An RCAF helicopter crew is being praised as heroic after completing the dramatic rescue of a crane operator trapped at the end of a boom 180 feet abov...

Cougar SAR


2013-12-17 15:49:46

Professional and expertly-delivered search and rescue — but this time, it’s not from the military. Cougar Helicopters opens the door to a new mode...

TSB releases report on Air Canada Boeing 777-333ER engine failure


2013-12-16 14:43:28

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada (TSB) has concluded its investigation into the May 28, 2012, engine failure of a Boeing 777-333ER aircraft o...

Number crunching


2013-12-16 13:20:48

Obtaining approval for external floatplane loads is a real balancing act....

A different path


2013-12-09 11:58:06

Committed to excellence, Flightpath International has become a leader in aviation training by providing customers with personalized solutions....

WestJet taps into Mickey Mouse magic


2013-12-05 13:46:13

On Dec. 2, in Calgary, WestJet unveiled a specially painted B737-800 featuring the Magic Kingdom and its famous mouse, reprising his role as the Sorce...

RCAF Challenger completes medevac mission


2013-12-05 12:34:04

A young Filipina in Ormoc, a city in the east-central Philippines, nearly lost her leg shortly after Typhoon Haiyan. Luckily for her, a Royal Canadian...

Airworthiness Directive issued for Boeing 787 and 747-8 aircraft with GEnx Engines


2013-11-28 12:08:28

Prompted by incidents of ice crystal icing at high altitudes, the United States Federal Aviation Administration has issued an Airworthiness Directive ...

Masters of maintenance


2013-11-25 15:49:57

With its roots firmly entrenched in military aviation support, L-3 MAS keeps Canada’s CF-18 Hornets flying while also diversifying for future succes...

Caravan BATT offered by Wilson Aircraft


2013-11-25 12:51:28

Ken Wilson, president of Wilson Aircraft in Aurora, Ont., has become the first Canadian to sell SEI Industries Ltd.’s new bulk aviation transport ta...

Chartright expands helicopter division


2013-11-25 10:41:53

Toronto’s Chartright Air Group, well known for managing and operating a large fleet of private jets, has been busily expanding its rotary-wing depar...

Lighting the night


2013-11-22 14:19:41

A decade after night vision imaging systems entered the civil aviation market in Canada, a growing number of operators are using them to enhance the s...

Windsor and Essex County aviators help kids with cancer take flight


2013-11-19 12:25:48

On Sept. 29, 2013, kids with cancer and their families took flight at the Canadian Historical Aircraft Association at CYQG - Windsor Airport....

Diversity and Challenge


2013-11-15 15:38:27

ATAC targets “big issues” on behalf of its mixed membership....

Aces for hire


2013-11-15 12:45:59

With more than 40,000 combat support hours logged, Discovery Air Defence Services provides invaluable support to Canada’s Air Force, Army and Navy....

AME Symposium purchasing seminars a hit with buyers


2013-11-14 17:01:22

This year, the Ontario AME Symposium and Tradeshow held a series of full-day purchasing seminars, the first of their kind in Canada. ...

Sense of progress afoot at the AIAC


2013-11-14 15:06:33

Fresh from its latest annual summit in Ottawa, the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada is moving aggressively to tackle the global competitiven...

Peterborough nurtures vision for local aerospace centre


2013-11-13 17:01:01

In only a few years the Peterborough Aerospace Centre has become a significant player in the Canadian aerospace industry. ...

Vector Aerospace ES-A targets continued expansion


2013-11-11 16:07:41

Canadian Skies checks in with well-known MRO Vector Aerospace Engine Services – Atlantic. ...

Flying to Europe?


2013-11-07 16:54:42

Canadian commercial operators need to know about Part-TCO....

Game-Changer: P&W PurePower Geared Turbofan


2013-11-07 12:22:44

The first flight of the Bombardier CS100 on Sept. 16 was a major milestone in the development of the new Pratt & Whitney PurePower Geared Turbofan eng...

Five Chipmunks and counting


2013-11-06 16:15:50

Based near Toronto, John Sims has refurbished five Chipmunks and a Slingsby T-67C Firefly since 2002. ...

Local hero


2013-11-06 16:08:50

Phoenix Heli-Flight has added an EC135 to its fleet for dedicated HEMS....

Launching a new era


2013-11-04 14:52:26

With its flight test program now underway, Bombardier’s new CSeries is emerging as a serious contender in the global narrow-body market....

Bombardier 415 wins first US Forest Service contract


2013-10-31 12:06:56

On Oct. 29, the US Forest Service announced that it had awarded a long-term contract to Aero-Flite, Inc. of Kingman, Ariz., for a Bombardier 415 amphi...

Students in space


2013-10-29 16:53:52

An out-of-this-world experiment designed by Canadian elementary school students may influence the future of cancer care....

Canadian companies optimistic at NBAA


2013-10-28 14:30:49

The NBAA’s 2013 Business Aviation Convention & Exhibition attracted 25,425 people, including representatives from all 50 states and more than 90 cou...

TSB makes floatplane safety recommendations


2013-10-24 12:16:56

Following its investigation into a 2012 fatal floatplane accident in Ontario, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada has made two new recommendatio...

TrainingPort.net highlights one-stop training portal at NBAA


2013-10-22 14:56:38

Vancouver-based trainingport.net offers more than 60 online training courses geared specifically towards business aviation. ...

Flexjet LLC increases Learjet 85 order


2013-10-22 13:44:17

Bombardier received a further boost in business jet orders at NBAA, when it was announced that Flexjet, LLC had converted 30 of its Learjet 85 options...

True Blue Power unveils new lithium-ion battery packs


2013-10-21 16:58:56

True Blue Power is releasing two advanced lithium-ion battery packs targeted at the business and general aviation marketplace. ...

Cyclones "at the doorstep" of termination?


2013-10-18 14:48:21

The Government of Canada’s five-year long, $5-billion contract with Sikorsky for 28 CH-148 Cyclone helicopters may be close to termination....

Big dreams


2013-10-15 15:04:50

Boeing 787s will open up new destinations, expanded options for Air Canada....

Shell Canada dissolves corporate aviation department


2013-10-10 13:36:34

One of Canada’s most enduring corporate aviation departments closed its doors suddenly on Oct. 4. ...

The Nature of the Beast


2013-10-07 10:26:41

The science behind airport wildlife management aims to drive off birds and mammals that pose a natural threat to flight safety....

Harbour Air introduces first land-based aircraft to its fleet


2013-10-01 16:43:25

Harbour Air has added its first land-based aircraft to its fleet, a Pilatus PC-12 that will be operating on behalf of the new Harbour Air subsidiary, ...

Canadian court upholds ruling in landing gear fight


2013-10-01 12:30:52

In the latest development in ongoing patent infringement litigation between Bell Helicopter and Eurocopter, the Federal Court of Appeals of Canada has...

Canadore College celebrates 40 years of aviation education and training


2013-09-30 12:14:14

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Innovation Refined


2013-09-27 16:12:20

Pratt & Whitney Canada is celebrating its 85th birthday as its brainchild, the PT6 engine, hits the golden age of 50....

Seek & Replace


2013-09-26 09:47:03

Canada’s aging fleet of search and rescue aircraft won’t be retired any time soon, as the FWSAR procurement process drags on....

One Kodiak. Many Missions.


2013-09-22 11:06:48

Test pilot Robert Erdos flies a new breed of bush plane....

Alberta Aviation Museum forced to relocate aircraft


2013-09-17 15:55:35

With Edmonton City Centre Airport slated for closure on Nov. 30, the Alberta Aviation Museum must relocate its artifacts and 10 to 15 aircraft....

Flying high: CSeries logs successful first flight


2013-09-16 15:27:07

The historic event took place under clear skies and before an audience of some 3,000 Bombardier employees and dignitaries....

Coast Guard may use submersibles to recover helicopter wreckage


2013-09-12 12:15:25

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Time for Plan B?


2013-09-12 10:34:27

The federal government’s confirmation that it is willing to consider alternatives to the Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclone for its Maritime Helicopter Project...

All Set for Growth


2013-09-11 12:05:47

Blackcomb Aviation is preparing itself for continued expansion....

New CAP/RCAP charts coming soon


2013-09-07 08:29:12

Nav Canada is introducing a new look for the Canada Air Pilot (CAP) and Restricted Canada Air Pilot (RCAP) chart publications....

High Impact


2013-09-07 00:18:42

New CBAA president focuses on the value of business aviation...

Next gen air tankers take flight


2013-09-05 10:53:42

Three significant milestones occurred in August that will see a much greater role for Canadian companies battling U.S. wildfires. ...

Government releases incomplete draft of FWSAR RFP


2013-09-04 15:34:47

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Provincial Aerospace King Air 200 equipped for NVG ops


2013-09-02 22:23:39

Provincial Aerospace Ltd. of St. John’s, NL, has charted new territory with the addition of night vision imaging system lighting equipment to one of...

Major domestic carriers report improved passenger figures


2013-08-29 11:58:27

First-half 2013 figures from Statistics Canada suggested that the major domestic carriers are continuing to climb out of the economic turbulence of th...

Russian-made Q400s?


2013-08-28 19:43:05

Bombardier signs agreements that could result in sale of 100 Q400s, with a final assembly line in Russia....

Boeing demonstrates Advanced Super Hornet; touts fighter as an option for Canada


2013-08-28 11:45:06

Boeing reported that during three weeks of testing in August, it successfully demonstrated that its F/A-18 Advanced Super Hornet will be able to outpe...

Grey matter: responding to an aging AME population


2013-08-26 15:29:50

As Canada’s AME population ages, it’s time for industry to work together to ensure our aircraft aren’t grounded by a lack of vision and insuffic...

Russian R66s fly around the world


2013-08-26 12:33:25

Four Russian pilots are making a once-in-a-lifetime, 45-day, 40,000 kilometre aerial adventure in a pair of Robinson R66 helicopters....

Fatal crash grounds offshore Super Pumas


2013-08-26 01:17:54

The fatal crash of a Eurocopter AS332 L2 Super Puma operated by CHC Helicopter off the coast of Shetland Island has renewed concerns over the reliabil...

A Great Lakes Life


2013-08-17 23:48:25

Over the past 25 years, Bill and Jo Anne Leyburne have brought an increasingly diverse range of rotorcraft services to the people of Southern Ontario ...

A Measured Approach


2013-08-14 23:00:47

Attention to detail and a carefully considered approach doesn’t just make for good maintenance, as Alberta’s Avialta has shown, it also makes for ...

Billie is a believer in the F-35


2013-08-14 15:11:06

F-35 test pilot Billie Flynn talks with Canadian Skies at the 2013 Abbotsford Airshow....

Is the Webster Trophy Competition really important?


2013-08-13 09:15:45

In the current modern age of aviation, is the Webster competition still important? Let’s find out....

Celebrating aviation in Abbotsford


2013-08-09 17:56:44

As the 2013 Abbotsford International Airshow gets underway in Abbotsford, B.C., a group of Canadian aviation and aerospace stakeholders gathered befor...

Gas Patch Merger


2013-08-07 22:15:33

Two competitors recently became partners when Gemini Helicopters bought Airborne Energy Solutions from Nabors Canada....

Calgary homebuilder wins EAA AirVenture Cup


2013-08-05 10:39:00

Calgary, Alberta native Marty Abbott took top honours at the 2013 EAA AirVenture Cup on July 29 with his homebuilt turbine Legend, C-GUTT....

High-Tech Schoolhouse


2013-07-31 21:01:37

The Dash 8-Q400’s surging popularity with regional airlines prompted Canadian Skies’ test pilot, Rob Erdos, to visit FlightSafety to find out how ...

Rafale and F-35


2013-07-29 09:56:29

Analyzing the pros and cons of two contenders vying for the title of Canada’s next generation fighter....

Conair Firecat is 100th aircraft for Reynolds-Alberta Museum


2013-07-25 11:50:49

The Reynolds-Alberta Museum in Wetaskiwin, Alta., will add the 100th airplane to its collection with an official handover ceremony on July 27. ...

Cyclone crew training to begin next month


2013-07-25 09:35:03

Royal Canadian Air Force operational test and evaluation personnel are to begin early training next month on Sikorsky CH-148 Cyclone maritime helicopt...

Spitfire shapes up in Waterloo


2013-07-24 22:34:11

A kit-built Spitfire replica is almost ready to take to the skies over Waterloo, Ont....

A Common Thread


2013-07-20 20:57:33

For Capt Patrick “Flocho” Pollen, it all started at an airshow when he was just seven years old. Today, Pollen is flying the CF-18 Demo Hornet at ...

Stepping It Up


2013-07-18 13:09:36

Serving B.C.’s southwest coast, Harbour Air Group has expanded its scheduled passenger service, along with both year-round and unique seasonal fligh...

Western Aerospace: Industry explores ways to stay ahead of international competitors


2013-07-16 09:21:32

Western Canada accounts for 20 per cent (by GDP) of Canadian aerospace. ...

Report on Ornge links operational issues to eight deaths


2013-07-15 22:57:16

A report released on July 15 by the Office of the Chief Coroner of Ontario identifies eight cases in which operational issues at Ornge may have contri...

Harper shuffles Cabinet


2013-07-15 12:09:19

The federal departments of the most relevance to aviation – civil as well as military – now have new ministers, thanks to the July 15 cabinet shu...

West Coast Aerospace


2013-07-15 09:05:42

British Columbia’s thriving aerospace sector includes companies from across the province and generates about 11,300 jobs. ...

Spooling up the Cyclones


2013-07-11 13:50:14

Sikorsky tells Canadian Skies that the helicopters are ready for pilot training....

AeroVelo team wins elusive Sikorsky Prize for human-powered helicopter


2013-07-11 10:59:45

On June 13, a team led by Canadians Todd Reichert and Cameron Robertson made history when their human-powered helicopter, piloted by Reichert, sustain...

Rock-It Man


2013-07-08 13:12:39

During his five months aboard the International Space Station, Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield – now a global celebrity and the first person to ma...

Systems Pilots


2013-07-03 19:30:24

CQFA is launching a training program for light drone operators....

Next gen air tankers high in Canadian content


2013-07-01 22:22:28

Canadian industry is well represented in the US Forest Service’s next generation air tanker program....

First Canadian Chinook arrives in Petawawa


2013-06-27 14:01:44

The first of 15 Boeing CH-147F tandem-rotor helicopters arrived at Canadian Forces Base Petawawa, Ont., on June 27, after a formal handover to the Roy...

Exercise Trident Fury 2013


2013-06-26 18:48:18

Part of this biennial naval exercise was rolled into the larger JointEx in May....

Paris, eh?


2013-06-24 11:09:01

Canadian Skies presents a selection of news announced by Canadian companies at the 2013 Paris Air Show....

Encore ready for takeoff


2013-06-21 15:02:29

WestJet says all systems go for regional airline's launch on Monday....

Air Canada rouge A319 lands at Pearson


2013-06-20 10:34:50

Rouge's first Airbus A319 arrived in Toronto on June 18....

From the eyes in the Hurricane


2013-06-17 16:28:13

Pilot Rob Erdos shares his impressions of flying in a historic six-warbird formation flight at the Hamilton Airshow yesterday....

CANSEC 2013 chalked up as another success


2013-06-17 10:54:15

By any measure, the latest annual CANSEC trade show coordinated by the Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries (CADSI) was a rousing s...

Under cover mover


2013-06-17 09:12:59

Calgary Gooseneck’s innovative sliding tarp system conceals the aircraft carried on its trucks – while also protecting them from the elements and ...

Mosquito flies back to Canada


2013-06-13 10:39:05

A de Havilland FB.26 Mosquito, ex-fighter bomber, now warbird, has flown home to Canada for the Canadian Warplane Heritage (CWH) Airshow....

Riding shotgun with the Snowbirds


2013-06-09 23:14:32

Canadian Skies editor Lisa Gordon flies with the Snowbirds in Waterloo....

New look for Canada One


2013-06-07 15:14:30

Paint scheme for VIP Polaris incorporates Canadian symbols...

Shining Stars of Aviation


2013-06-06 01:09:00

Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame celebrated its 40th anniversary with a gala induction ceremony to welcome its latest members....

Boeing promotes Super Hornet at CANSEC


2013-06-03 12:02:01

The F/A-18 Super Hornet may have a similar name and look to the legacy Hornet that Canada is flying now, but that’s pretty much where the commonalit...

Airbus Military and Discovery Air Defence Services join forces in FWSAR bid


2013-05-29 11:59:09

Airbus Military announced it is partnering with Canadian firm Discovery Air Defence Services (DADS) to promote its C295 aircraft as Canada's next fixe...

First WestJet Q400 rolls out of paint shop


2013-05-27 10:01:42

WestJet Encore's first Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft are being flight tested at Toronto Downsview Airport. ...

Regional Rebound


2013-05-23 11:18:20

Bombardier, Embraer and Mitsubishi are in a three-way race for regional jet orders....

People Movers


2013-05-20 16:53:56

Executive Flight Centre responds to market demand for more than just fuel....

Ethiopian resumes 787 Dreamliner service to Toronto


2013-05-16 13:48:54

On May 11, Ethiopian Airlines resumed Boeing 787 Dreamliner service to Toronto Pearson....

Flying Colours develops turboprop alliances


2013-05-16 07:59:21

The Ontario-based global aviation services company Flying Colours has now cemented agreements with Blackhawk, Beechcraft, and Raisbeck....

Fighter Focus: Eurofighter and Gripen


2013-05-12 22:13:40

Analyzing the pros and cons of two contenders vying for the title of Canada's next generation fighter....

Powerhouse Industry


2013-05-09 10:08:41

Quebec aerospace includes big-name OEMs as well as a host of secondary suppliers....

Connecting Canada


2013-05-06 11:22:01

From small to large, regional airlines keep Canadians moving....

Improvements in store for Canadian SAR system


2013-05-02 14:15:35

Minister of National Defence Peter MacKay and Associate Minister of National Defence Kerry-Lynne D. Findlay have announced six major initiatives desig...

Island Bound?


2013-05-02 11:55:15

Porter's plan to jump into the jet world is big news. However, there are two big hurdles to cross before that happens....

Blue Skies Ahead?


2013-04-29 12:08:11

CBAA is optimistic about new biz av regulations....

An Issue of Substance


2013-04-25 09:51:33

Pilot drug and alcohol testing is a flight into uncharted territory....

Great Slave expands Springbank Operation


2013-04-22 12:23:45

Great Slave Helicopters is completing construction of a new building at Springbank airport that will double not only the company's hangar space but th...

Cessna parent company Textron fails to see recovery in biz jet market


2013-04-18 12:03:56

Soft demand for business jets in the first quarter of 2013 is causing Cessna parent company Textron to revise its forecast for the year....

U.S. funding cuts affect Canadian airshows


2013-04-18 10:50:17

Canadian airshow producers who were counting on U.S. military participation in 2013 are scrambling to fill gaping holes in their show programs, and on...

Seneca Shuffle


2013-04-15 11:49:02

Aviation program prepares for move to Peterborough...

Post-exercise Evaluation


2013-04-11 12:54:13

MGen Mike Hood reflects on the lessons learned at RIMPAC 2012, the world's largest international maritime exercise....

Bell unveils new tilt-rotor concept


2013-04-11 10:02:10

Bell Helicopter has revealed a clean-sheet tilt-rotor aircraft called the V-280 Valor....

Runway Overruns: Making safer landings a priority


2013-04-08 12:45:13

Roughly once a month, at Canadian airports both large and small, an aircraft overruns the runway. Sometimes, the results are tragic. ...

Six Q400 options delivered to Jazz


2013-04-05 17:31:03

Six brand-new Bombardier dash-8 Q400s for Jazz Aviation LP have been delivered in recent weeks....

Eurocopter provides update on EC225 investigation


2013-04-04 10:34:31

Eurocopter is closer to finalizing the probable cause of a a bevel shaft crack that led to the ditchings of two EC225 LP helicopters in the North Sea ...

Regional Gem


2013-04-01 02:08:24

Gatineau-Ottawa Executive Airport is open for business....

Smooth-As-Glass Trainer


2013-03-27 20:05:52

Canadian Skies test pilot Rob Erdos goes back to basics in the Diamond DA40....

Panda Express lands in Toronto


2013-03-25 20:15:40

There was an unusual amount of "panda-monium" on March 25 at Toronto's Pearson Airport. ...

Canadian Flair


2013-03-25 11:47:35

With a diverse range of innovative products and services, there's a lot more going on at Eurocopter Canada Limited than you might suppose....

Maritime Protector


2013-03-21 12:58:02

Transport Canada's National Aerial Surveillance Program safeguards our national waters....

Super Hornet


2013-03-18 11:18:48

Analyzing the pros and cons of the Boeing Super Hornet as Canada's next generation fighter....

Ice Pilots: For Real?


2013-03-14 12:29:39

The television series Ice Pilots NWT has been a hit worldwide. But is it a realistic portrayal of flying operations in Canada's far north? Graham Chan...

Air Canada Express launches Embraer regional jets


2013-03-13 16:27:08

Sky Regional Airlines Inc. is preparing to launch passenger service with a fleet of former Air Canada Embraer ERJ-175s....

Northern lifeline


2013-03-11 12:32:54

First Air is an aerial lifeline that delivers the necessities of life to isolated northern residents. ...

Canadian Warplane Heritage unveils exhibit dedicated to Canadian women pilots


2013-03-08 11:12:50

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Joint exercise


2013-03-06 13:27:05

8 Wing joins Canadian Army, U.S. Military in joint exercise ...

Conflict avoidance


2013-02-28 11:55:55

TSB proposes direct-to-pilot warning systems to prevent runway incursions...

Two companies, one culture


2013-02-25 11:51:16

Canadian Skies chats with WestJet CEO Gregg Saretsky...

Canada extends its support for the French mission in Mali


2013-02-18 10:32:33

The Government of Canada will continue to provide Globemaster support for Operation Serval, the French mission in Mali, until March 15....

Finmeccanica, AgustaWestland chiefs arrested in international corruption probe


2013-02-12 14:40:22

The chief executive officers of AgustaWestland and parent company Finmeccanica have been arrested as part of an investigation into alleged internation...

F-35 costs coming down


2013-02-11 14:03:47

Lockheed Martin announced it has managed to reduce the cost of an F-35 in combat configuration by 50 per cent, through supply chain and production lin...

Advances in Flight Data Monitoring


2013-02-07 11:45:33

In this edition of "Digital Discussions," an overview of the past, present and future of flight data monitoring technology....

Ice Pilots: For Real?


2013-02-04 08:58:48

The television series Ice Pilots NWT has been a hit worldwide. But is it a realistic portrayal of flying operations in Canada's far north? Graham Chan...

Super Midsize Winner


2013-02-01 12:18:04

Canadian Skies test pilot Rob Erdos puts the Challenger 300 through its paces, and finds that the jet delivers impressive utility and performance....

New name for Top Aces


2013-02-01 10:15:31

Diverse aviation services company Discovery Air is merging two of its operating companies, Top Aces and Discovery Air Innovations, in order to better ...

Fighter Fiasco


2013-01-25 11:53:15

As Canada 'resets' its fighter procurement, the F-35 remains an option, but other jets will be considered....

Discovery Air Technical Services obtains new STCs


2013-01-25 11:23:40

Discovery Air Technical Services (DATS) has recently obtained a number of Transport Canada and FAA supplemental type certificates (STCs), expanding an...

There by Air


2013-01-18 15:16:04

Canada's air cargo industry keeps supply chains moving, from coast to coast to coast. It's an economic enabler and a lifeline to remote northern commu...

Tip-top props


2013-01-11 11:20:42

10 ways to get maximum performance from your propeller....

Preparing for the Chinooks


2013-01-11 11:04:29

Canada's new CH-147F helicopters will maintain a "high-readiness posture" at CFB Petawawa....

Field to Flight


2013-01-04 14:41:47

From parts manufacturing to on-aircraft modifications, the range of Field Aviation expertise may surprise you....

Old Autopilots


2012-12-28 11:39:14

A look at some of the problems aircraft owners can face when operating dated autopilot systems. ...

Sunwing grapples with "training bottleneck"


2012-12-21 12:11:46

Fast-growing Sunwing Airlines Inc. has laid claim to a large segment of charter flights to sun destinations, relying on Boeing 737-800s to meet surgin...

Growing Places


2012-12-21 12:01:12

Major expansion is underway at busy Fort McMurray Airport ...

SAIT welcomes new Aviation Programs Academic Chair


2012-12-18 14:15:07

Lisa Weatherby was recently named as Aviation Programs Academic Chair at Canada oldest aircraft maintenance training institute, Southern Alberta Insti...

FWSAR: Frustrating, Worrisome, Slow and Rebooted?


2012-12-18 11:05:42

It appears Canada fighter jet procurement might not be the only aircraft purchase that is being reset....

Making the Grade


2012-12-14 10:49:38

AeroCourse sets the standard in advanced pilot ground school...

Ottawa to evaluate fighter options


2012-12-13 08:10:02

The F-35 is no longer a shoo-in, but it still in the running depending on the results from an options analysis. ...

Paperless cockpits gaining in popularity


2012-12-11 11:03:26

Bulky flight bags being replaced by sleek tablets...

Cross-border conundrums


2012-12-10 15:34:43

Small details cause big problems for corporate and charter operators when crossing borders....

Simulated Reality


2012-12-07 10:48:18

From cockpits to cabins, Canadian success in simulation is about as real as it gets....

Professional transition


2012-11-30 14:06:32

Pilot group aims for self-governing status...

Canadian Content


2012-11-30 13:56:03

Many suppliers are contributing to the making of the F-35 Lightning II, otherwise known as the Joint Strike Fighter. Some of those companies are found...

Enerjet taking eBay bids for holiday flights


2012-11-29 13:24:54

Calgary-based charter airline Enerjet has come up with a special way to spread holiday cheer. ...

Oshawa Airport set to accommodate more resident aircraft


2012-11-26 14:43:52

On a recent trip to Oshawa Airport (CYOO), it became apparent how much the airport is growing. While the expansion of runway 12/30 has been declined b...

RCAF Hornets buzz Grey Cup


2012-11-26 09:36:55

The RCAF carried out a special flypast over the Grey Cup festivities in Toronto on Sunday, Nov. 25, 2012. ...

Insured, Or Not?


2012-11-23 09:44:11

Understanding your aviation insurance policy is critical....

From Rio to Inuvik


2012-11-21 12:19:36

The 2012 CF-18 Demo Season in Review....

Ethiopian becomes first airline with 787 scheduled service to Canada


2012-11-12 13:36:57

Ethiopian Airlines has begun the first revenue Dreamliner service into Canada....

Full Bore


2012-11-12 10:04:48

Chip and Dale forge a link to Billy Bishop airport...

One Size Doesn't Fit All


2012-11-08 14:06:17

Aviation associations protest "broad brush" approach to fatigue management ...

Phoenix Rising


2012-11-08 13:54:19

Fort McMurray is full of surprises, including the fact that it home to one of the world most innovative helicopter companies....

Heli ops at Canada House: Canadian Olympic pavilion hosts HEMS personnel in Italian mountains


2012-11-05 14:33:57

Last May, a health services provider in northwest Italy, 118 Piemonte, held training exercises for 173 of its helicopter emergency medical services (H...

Torque Talk


2012-10-29 15:14:10

Aviation industry introduced to affordable in-house torque testing...

Is your GPS/FMS legal for IFR?


2012-10-26 12:39:47

The main requirements that must be met before you can use your global positioning system during instrument flight rules operations....

Island Innovation


2012-10-19 14:38:32

Summerside Airport is the birthplace of PEI aerospace...

Crafting Success


2012-10-10 08:47:30

Launched from the back of a truck in 1970, Kelowna Flightcraft now employs more than 1,000 aviation professionals who focus on providing world class a...

The King of Versatility


2012-10-03 12:11:00

Flying the King Air 350i...

Small, Yet Passionate


2012-09-26 12:32:55

The Canadian corporate helicopter sector is tiny, but its proponents speak with a mighty voice about the helicopter as a business tool....

At the rim of the Pacific


2012-09-19 15:21:37

U.S. Navy exercise promotes partnership among Pacific Rim nations ...

The Perfect Fit


2012-09-11 12:22:23

Business takes off for Canadian shim manufacturer...

Smooth Operator


2012-09-05 09:07:23

From pre-purchase to eventual sale, Execaire aims to provide a trouble-free aircraft ownership experience....

Deschamps to retire; Blondin promoted, in RCAF reshuffle


2012-08-31 15:53:22

Upcoming appointment of LGen Tom Lawson as Chief of the Defence Staff triggers series of senior airforce-related promotions....

Canadian Avionics Capabilities


2012-08-29 09:01:33

Looking for an avionics service provider to repair, retrofit or replace your aircraft avionics? Do your homework and investigate all possible options....

RCAF's LGen Tom Lawson to be next Chief of Defence Staff


2012-08-27 13:11:21

Lawson to succeed Gen Walt Natynczyk; will become seventh air force officer to occupy top military job....

Canadian flies the Red Tail Project P-51C Mustang


2012-08-24 10:19:27

Canadian Bill Shepard is now flying the P-51C Mustang in the Commemorative Air Force's Red Tail Squadron, which honours the historic Tuskegee Airmen....

Abbotsford Airshow: 50 years and going strong


2012-08-24 09:47:43

Airshow celebrates milestone with three days of sun, clear skies, and an exceptional display of aircraft....

Flying to the rescue


2012-08-23 10:41:23

Volunteer pilots sought to ferry animals to good homes....

Built for Bigger


2012-08-22 09:29:03

Waterloo airport is poised on the threshold of major growth....

IMP Aerospace & Defence


2012-08-15 08:58:33

Global maintenance services with a down home attention to detail....

Government extends F-35 external audit deadline


2012-08-09 16:03:34

New Request for Proposal allows prime contractors to sub-contract parts of audit...

Continued unrest unavoidable at Air Canada?


2012-08-08 10:34:29

Executives claim arbitration "brings closure" to dispute; pilots' union calls it "banana republic stuff."...

Soaring With the Snowbirds - Part 2


2012-08-08 08:55:36

Twenty-five years after he first flew the Tutor, Canadian Skies' test pilot, Rob Erdos, tries out for the Snowbirds....

Air Canada pilots continue to fight mandatory retirement


2012-08-07 13:16:39

Pilots may take battle to Supreme Court following Federal Court of Appeal ruling....

Awards recognize night vision excellence


2012-07-27 09:55:19

The evening winners included the Royal Canadian Mounted Police, Broward County Aviation Unit and the Atlanta Police Department, Butte County Sheriff D...

Webster Competition incorporates simulator testing


2012-07-27 08:50:27

The 2012 Webster Memorial Trophy Competition is fast approaching, with only a few weeks to go until finalists from across Canada arrive in Ottawa at t...

Aurora Rising


2012-07-25 08:31:04

Morningstar group rebrands for new way forward ...

The Future is in The Stars


2012-07-20 11:15:01

When Canadian medical transport provider STARS begins operations from a new base in Saskatoon, Sask., it will be the third such recent expansion for t...

DND releases FWSAR Letter of Interest


2012-07-18 10:06:05

Canada's $3-billion plan for a new generation of fixed-wing search and rescue aircraft is evidently back on track with the July 18 posting of a terse ...

Controlled Descent


2012-07-18 08:17:42

Initial attack firefighting crews in B.C. Rapattack program rappel down 300-foot ropes to access inhospitable terrain....

The True North Strong and Free


2012-07-11 12:02:17

CF-18 Demo Team busy on airshow circuit...

RCAF tests J-Herc's tactical ground refuelling capability


2012-07-09 08:53:57

The Royal Canadian Air Force successfully evaluated the CC-130J Hercules aircraft's capability to refuel vehicles and other aircraft using the Forward...

External Auditors to Examine JSF Acquisition


2012-07-06 10:26:58

The federal government plan to acquire new fighter jets is about to be put under a microscope by external auditors. ...

In the Hot Seat


2012-07-04 09:45:50

Canadian aircraft and crews hit the front lines as wildfire season heats up...

West Coast Wonder


2012-06-27 08:43:42

YVR is much more than an airport: it is also a social, cultural and political force in its own right...

Robinson R66 maintenance course a first for Canada


2012-06-22 10:17:53

The latest helicopter product from Robinson Helicopter Company (RHC) is the R66 Turbine, a model that is generating a lot of interest in the helicopte...

ADS-B:


2012-06-20 08:55:34

The FAA Rule Affects Canadians, Too...

Diamond in the Rough


2012-06-13 08:22:02

Tundra Airborne Surveys uses its DA42 Twin Star to comb the Canadian North for precious raw materials....

Quest For Excellence


2012-06-06 08:46:58

Montreal Starlink Aviation finds success through its relentless commitment to customer service....

Hanging Tough in Tough Times


2012-05-30 09:07:00

Quebec helicopter operators are doing surprisingly well, thanks to key contracts that have offset the general downturn in the natural resources sect...

Oil Patch Wings


2012-05-23 12:53:16

Fixed-wing and rotary aircraft play an important role in the development of Canada oil and gas industry....

Air Transat shows off new $4 million A330 cabin interior


2012-05-18 09:36:07

The complete redesign touches every aspect of the cabin, providing wider, leather-covered seats, individual entertainment systems, and new LED mood li...

Coming to a Runway Near You


2012-05-16 09:24:22

OEMs work on the latest crop of biz jets...

Top amateur aviators invited to join national competition


2012-05-10 13:22:50

Ottawa to host Webster Competition for title of Canada Top Amateur Pilot....

High Professionalism


2012-05-09 09:03:41

Bombardier Business Aircraft Flight Operations department conducts thousands of flights annually in support of the manufacturer current and potential ...

Air Canada reports $210 million loss in first quarter


2012-05-04 10:19:17

Air Canada has revealed a loss of $210 million in the first quarter, blaming rising fuel costs, labour disputes, and the closure of the Aveos manufact...

Workers' union calls on government to "step up" on Aveos closure


2012-05-03 14:22:03

An international workers' union has waded into the ongoing debate surrounding the Aveos closure, calling on the federal government to step up on the...

Canadian Skies 'Let's Get Social' contest winner receives his prize


2012-05-03 12:48:27

Congratulations to Dale Floyd, who won our "Let's Get Social" promotion....

Soaring with the Snowbirds


2012-05-02 09:28:50

Twenty-five years after he first flew the Tutor, Canadian Skies' test pilot, Rob Erdos, tries out for the Snowbirds....

WestJet selects Q400 NextGen for new regional airline


2012-05-01 09:55:05

Regional airline to fly up to 45 Bombardier Q400 NextGen turboprops....

Notes from the Manitoba Aviation Council AGM and Conference


2012-04-30 15:17:45

Canadian Skies columnist Fred Petrie gives his take on events in Winnipeg...

Email, Wi-Fi & Broadband Connectivity


2012-04-25 09:03:23

An increasing number of pilots and aircraft owners are intrigued by the possibility of in-flight access to email and the Internet....

What the Auditor General really said about Transport Canada


2012-04-24 09:59:03

The AG's 2012 Spring Report caused a media storm earlier this month. Here's our summary of what he found out about TC's oversight of civil aviation....

CHC Summit Honoured for Excellence


2012-04-20 14:13:44

Many leaders in the aviation industry already recognize the annual CHC Safety & Quality Summit as being one of the best conferences of its type...

Visiting the "Place With No Dawn"


2012-04-18 08:56:26

Resolute Bay Airport plays a critical role in military and Arctic exploratory operations, as well as linking Canada second-most-northerly civilian com...

Korean Air Flight 72


2012-04-11 13:25:56

RCMP to interview passengers before releasing threatened aircraft...

Flying a Legend


2012-04-11 10:23:18

The Hawker Hurricane fighter served in all major theatres of the Second World War, and chalked up the lion share of RAF victories in the Battle of Bri...

Made to Order


2012-04-04 08:58:41

Flying Colours' custom aircraft completions showcase Canadian craftsmanship to the world....

Aviation Heritage Centre Appeals for Donations


2012-03-29 15:40:34

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Reality Check, North


2012-03-28 10:57:24

Arctic 705 operators look to the federal government for overdue investment and a bit of consideration....

Aurora's Appeal


2012-03-21 08:55:03

Canada long-range CP-140 patrol aircraft are undergoing structural modifications that will extend each aircraft service life by at least 15,000 hours....

Fantino Discusses F-35 Procurement


2012-03-16 14:06:09

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Flying in Paradise


2012-03-14 09:10:17

For pilots, working in the Maldives is a job like no other....

Diverse Discovery


2012-03-07 13:24:13

Founded just eight years ago, Canadian specialty aviation services firm Discovery Air Inc. has enjoyed rapid domestic and international expansion....

Boeing 787 Dreamliner visits Toronto


2012-03-02 11:37:57

The first Boeing 787-8 Dreamliner to visit a major Canadian city touched down at Toronto Lester B. Pearson International Airport (CYYZ) on March 1, 20...

Pursuing Profit


2012-02-29 09:10:09

An innovative and flexible approach is the key to success for Canada charter airlines....

Medical Attention


2012-02-22 14:04:01

A recent TSB report on the crash of a New Brunswick water bomber has raised concerns about Canada medical assessment system for pilots....

Canada to host JSF buyer meeting


2012-02-16 15:41:26

Canada has invited other countries on Lockheed Martin list of customers for the Joint Strike Fighter to a meeting at the Canadian embassy in Washingto...

Little Airport, Big Infrastructure


2012-02-15 15:00:19

Once dubbed the crossroads of the world, Gander International Airport has worked hard to reinvent itself in the modern aviation age. ...

Composite Craft


2012-02-08 14:56:49

Bombardier continues its tradition of innovation with the Learjet 85, the first business jet to feature a carbon composite fuselage and wings....

Aviation fuel sales decline in 2011


2012-02-03 08:18:43

Avgas hit hardest by 18.6 per cent drop...

Canucks Unlimited


2012-02-01 11:23:03

Canada CC-130J Super Hercules flying with 436 (T) Squadron have scored high marks on their tactical airlift capabilities....

Sunwing/Tui/Oasis triple hybrid


2012-01-30 09:56:37

During the winter travel season, Canadian charter operator Sunwing Airlines leases a good number of Boeing 737-800s from European operators, to bolste...

New Horizons


2012-01-25 15:00:17

Pilatus Centre Canada is diversifying its product offerings, but the PC-12 remains at the forefront of its operations....

Fortune Favours the Bold


2012-01-18 10:44:45

Bombardier has always been willing to take calculated risks. The company CSeries jetliner program, a highly-ambitious, multi-billion-dollar endeavour,...

Bell Announces Weight Increase for 429


2012-01-12 16:02:17

A 500-pound weight increase for the Bell 429 is big news for Bell and the helicopter industry....

Blue & White Turns Silver


2012-01-12 14:53:34

As in marriage, a 25th anniversary in business is a milestone worth celebrating. That said, surviving for 25 years and succeeding are two different th...

Australia to Host JSF Board Meeting


2012-01-12 14:16:23

Senior Canadian officials should be heading Down Under in a few weeks for international talks they hope will clarify some of the outstanding issues .....

Fuelling Tomorrow


2012-01-11 15:38:52

In its 2010 World Energy Outlook report, the International Energy Agency said peak oil  the point in time when the maximum rate of global petroleum ...

Maintaining Time & Space


2012-01-04 14:42:52

Conair Group is a private Canadian company that was formed back in 1969 by Barry Marsden and his partners under the name Conair Aviation Ltd. The comp...

Living Up to Its Name?


2011-12-28 11:20:18

The Embraer Phenom 300 has a solid ramp presence and a proud moniker, but does this South American beauty fly as well as it looks and does it live up ...

Conference Board releases Domestic Aerospace Review


2011-12-22 15:28:23

Despite the fact that carriers have continued to order new aircraft, the Conference Board of Canada said in a Dec. 19 review of the domestic aerospace...

Total output in Canada's aerospace product manufacturing industry is expected to decline for the third consecutive year in 2011.


2011-12-20 12:33:24

Despite the fact that carriers have continued to order new aircraft, the Conference Board of Canada said in a Dec. 19 review of the domestic aerospace...

The Little Airport That Grew


2011-12-14 14:53:13

The planned closure of Toronto Buttonville Municipal Airport  one of Canada busiest airports, and a general aviation gem  has left many hopi...

Where the Buffalo Roam


2011-12-14 14:47:29

The Canadian Department of National Defence is currently reviewing the contenders vying to replace the Canadian Forces' venerable de Havilland CC-115 ...

More Challenges, Less Profit


2011-12-08 12:21:43

Although total airline profits this year are much higher than expected, profit margins have dropped precipitously, and 2012 may see further declin...

Regional Redefined


2011-12-08 11:52:59

Air Canada is using its regional aircraft to fly passengers in comfort and style on routes that were formerly only the domain of larger narrow-body ...

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Small is Big


2011-11-03 15:13:58

In 1969, Transport Canada purchased 1,040 acres of land, some 20 kilometres west of Calgary, Alta., and southeast of Cochrane, Alta., to build Springb...

CCAA - Planning for the Future


2011-11-01 10:24:56

Canadian Skies sent correspondent Fred Petrie to the 20th annual Canadian Council for Aviation & Aerospace (CCAA) AGM and Forum, October 20-21 in Winn...

Lokomotiv Pilot Confused Brakes With Footrest


2011-11-01 10:08:29

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Flying Into Danger


2011-10-27 14:24:10

Jan. 12, 2010: A catastrophic earthquake shattered Haiti. Although exact figures are still uncertain even today, official estimates have stated that m...

Manitoba Government Receives Second CL-415


2011-10-26 15:35:23

On October 23, 2011 the second Bombardier CL-415 Super Scooper' (CL-215-6B11) water bomber was delivered to the Government of Manitoba. ...

CBAA Campaign Highlights the Benefits of Biz Av


2011-10-24 15:31:48

The Canadian Business Aviation Association (CBAA) has launched a public awareness and political lobbying campaign Business Aviation Works to add...

Bankrolling A Bird


2011-10-20 10:06:32

Difficult, but improving: that how the experts describe the state of Canadian aircraft financing....

Geared for Survival


2011-10-14 15:31:04

Survival in the air depends upon the skills of a proficient pilot; one who is adept at handling the aircraft and navigating from one place to another....

Leading By Example


2011-10-12 13:10:26

The success of the unique public-private partnership that is Nav Canada has not only helped improve the safety, quality and efficiency of Canada air n...

Beyond Expectations


2011-10-06 14:41:13

While it was originally created to manufacture the little-known and now-defunct Bell 400 model, Bell Helicopter Textron Canada Ltd. has become an ...

Kids Shut Out of CASM


2011-09-30 13:59:58

This morning, a group of daycare workers and their kids showed up at the Canadian Air & Space Museum at Downsview Park to give the kids a tour of the ...

Canada Ending its NATO AWACS Role


2011-09-30 12:41:38

Canada long-standing commitment to the NATO Airborne Early Warning & Control (NAEW&C) program will begin winding down late next year, a victim of the ...

Refined Mobility: Cessna CJ4 flight test


2011-09-29 14:13:19

The CJ4 is the latest development in the long evolution of the Cessna CitationJet/CJ series. While other manufacturers boast clean sheet of paper de...

Where the Customer is King


2011-09-22 13:19:58

Although its creation was driven by internal needs, London Air Services has become an external success due to a proven, client-driven approach. ...

Did the Canadian Air and Space Museum Have to Be Locked Out?


2011-09-22 13:05:13

David Soknacki, the chair of the Crown corporation that abruptly changed the locks on the Downsview, Ont.-based Canadian Air and Space Museum (CASM) o...

Lightning Strikes


2011-09-14 15:22:07

The Canadian government's decision to purchase the F-35A Lightning II to replace the Royal Canadian Air Force's aging CF-18 Hornets has raised ser...

Hicks & Lawrence Limited announces the opening of its aviation school Discovery Aviation Academy


2011-09-02 10:27:54

Hicks & Lawrence Limited, a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., is pleased to announce the opening of its aviation school, Discovery Aviati...

Hawks Flying Again


2011-09-02 08:42:53

The Royal Canadian Air Force resumed training with BAe CT-155 Hawks on August 22 after a 10-week 'operational pause' forced by the failure of a lo...

Discovery Air launches Hybrid Air Vehicles' Commercial Heavy Lift Program


2011-08-29 09:53:45

Canadian specialty aviation services firm Discovery Air, through its newest subsidiary Discovery Air Innovations, has signed on as the launch customer...

Conference Board releases Canadian aerospace sector review


2011-08-25 14:28:13

There is good news, tempered with some cautionary notes, in a review of the Canadian aerospace sector released on August 25 by the Conference Board of...

First Air Flight 6560


2011-08-23 13:35:08

TSB crash site review delayed pending completion of RCMP and coroner investigations....

Communication Breakdown: Bridging the gap between pilots and AMEs


2011-08-12 15:42:00

Communication is the dynamic process of transmitting, receiving and interpreting messages. In the context of aviation technical dispatch these message...

Aircraft Await POCs from Transport Canada


2011-08-12 10:50:14

Effective April 1, 2011, Transport Canada resumed full responsibility for issuing private operator certificates (POCs) to new applicants as well as fo...

Air Transat named Best North American Leisure Airline for the third consecutive year


2014-07-22 10:13:03

Air Transat was named Best North American Leisure Airline and ranked second in the world's best leisure airlines at the annual Skytrax World Airline A...

WestJet Encore announces first Maritime destination


2014-07-21 13:20:40

WestJet has announced it will launch twice-daily, non-stop service between Toronto and Fredericton, N.B., effective April 15, 2015. ...

New commander for 1 Canadian Air Division and Canadian NORAD Region


2014-07-21 13:20:27

Major-General David Wheeler assumed command of 1 Canadian Air Division and the Canadian NORAD Region from Major-General Pierre St-Amand on July 16, at...

DART Aerospace releases new products for Bell 206 and 407 models


2014-07-21 11:25:23

DART is proud announce the release of new products for Bell 206/407 models....

Bombardier reaches technology demonstration milestone


2014-07-21 10:50:10

Bombardier Aerospace has announced the completion of another milestone in the execution of its Strategic Technology program for civil aviation and a f...

FLYHT receives re-issued Hawker Beechcraft STC from the FAA


2014-07-21 09:38:04

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. reported it has received a re-issued Supplemental Type Certificate for the Hawker Beechcraft 700/800/900 model aircraft...

WestJet releases 2014-2015 winter schedule


2014-07-21 09:19:50

WestJet has announced the 2014-2015 winter schedule featuring two new destinations, one new route and increased frequency on 19 additional routes....

Loss of situational awareness and control likely caused fatal 2013 Manitoba helicopter accident


2014-07-21 08:52:16

The Transportaion Safety Board of Canada has released its investigation report into a fatal helicopter crash at Gull Lake, Man., in July of 2013....

Innotech Aviation hires new regional sales manager


2014-07-18 14:18:15

Martin Leroux has joined the company as regional sales manager for aircraft maintenance and cabin interior business....

Farnborough Airshow yields positive results for Aero Montreal


2014-07-18 13:53:11

Aéro Montréal's participation in the 49th Farnborough Airshow in the United Kingdom generated many excellent results. ...

African airline selects FLYHT real-time flight data monitoring for increased safety and efficiency


2014-07-18 13:52:04

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. has signed a contract with a national carrier in Africa for the sale and delivery of the Automated Flight Information R...

Summit Aviation Group announces new executive appointments


2014-07-18 10:01:52

The Summit Aviation Group has announced that Walter Heneghan and Todd Tomecek have joined the company....

Bombardier wraps up a successful week at the 2014 Farnborough International Airshow


2014-07-18 09:42:08

At the Farnborough Airshow, Bombardier announced firm orders, conditional purchase agreements and letters of intent for a total of 74 aircraft, valued...

First production HondaJet to debut at EAA AirVenture 2014


2014-07-17 15:17:30

Honda Aircraft Company to hold special event at 9:30 a.m. on July 28, 2014....

Avolon signs commitment for 15 A330neo aircraft


2014-07-17 09:24:30

Avolon has announced a Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) for 15 of Airbus’ newly launched A330neo aircraft....

CIT commits to A330neo and A321ceo order


2014-07-17 09:17:41

CIT Group Inc. has announced a commitment to order 15 A330-900neo aircraft and five A321ceo aircraft. ...

Bombardier launches Q400 combi


2014-07-16 16:16:51

Bombardier Aerospace has launched a brand-new version of its versatile Q400 NextGen aircraft, a cargo-passenger combi configuration that will deliver ...

AirAsia X to order 50 A330neo aircraft


2014-07-16 15:54:11

AirAsia X, the long haul affiliate of Asia’s largest low cost airline, has signed a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Airbus for 50 A330-900neo...

Auxiliary fuel tanks for Bombardier Q400


2014-07-16 15:45:14

Marshall Aerospace and Defence Group and Bombardier Aerospace are developing an external auxiliary fuel system solution for the Bombardier Q400 turbop...

SMBC Aviation Capital orders 115 A320 family aircraft


2014-07-16 15:41:40

SMBC Aviation Capital, one of the world’s largest aircraft leasing companies, has signed a major firm order for 115 A320 Family aircraft (110 A320ne...

Amelia Earhart completes around-the-world flight in a Pilatus PC-12 NG


2014-07-16 15:34:13

Namesake of the famous aviatrix circumnavigates the globe to become the youngest female to fly around the world in a single engine aircraft....

Airbus A320neo surpasses 3,000 firm orders


2014-07-16 15:30:12

The Airbus A320neo Family has reached an important milestone having cumulated more than 3,000 firm orders from 57 customers since its launch in Decemb...

Boeing, Qatar Airways finalize order for 50 777Xs


2014-07-16 15:23:15

Boeing and Qatar Airways have finalized an order for 50 777-9Xs, valued at US$18.9 billion at current list prices. The 777X order, first announced as ...

Boeing, Hainan Airlines Announce Commitment for 50 737 MAX 8s


2014-07-16 15:19:25

Boeing and Hainan Airlines today announced that the two companies are finalizing terms and working toward a purchase agreement for 50 737 MAX 8s, reaf...

Alta Precision is awarded multi-year contract from Brazil-based Embraer/ELEB Aerospace


2014-07-16 15:16:54

Alta Precision, a Québec-based aerospace leader, is proud to announce it has been awarded a contract from Brazilian leading OEM Embraer for the manuf...

Boeing rolls out 5000th Next-Generation 737


2014-07-16 15:16:17

Boeing rolled out the 5000th Next-Generation 737 this week....

Nok Air converts two Q400 NextGen aircraft purchase rights to firm


2014-07-16 15:10:31

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that Nok Air has converted two of four previously acquired Q400 NextGen aircraft purchase rights to firm orders. ...

First African operator and existing commercial aircraft customer signs LOI for five Bombardier CSeries airliners


2014-07-16 15:07:21

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that an African airline and existing Bombardier customer, who wishes to remain unidentified at this time, has signe...

Existing customer signs conditional purchase agreement for up to 13 Bombardier CS300 aircraft


2014-07-16 14:35:17

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that an existing customer has placed an additional conditional order for seven firm CS300 airliners as well as purc...

FLYHT's partner L-3 Aviation Recorders announces Airbus certification for AFIRS 228S


2014-07-16 14:19:39

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. partner L-3 Aviation Recorders has received Airbus’s formal notification of certification for the L-3 AFIRS 228S for ...

IKHANA aircraft services congratulates Viking Air , ELTA , and the Vietnam People’s Navy for DHC - 6 - 400 Twin Otter Guardian delivery


2014-07-15 16:31:55

IKHANA Aircraft Services is very proud to be Viking’s systems integrator for the Vietnam Navy program....

Boeing, CIT Group announce order for 10 additional 787-9 Dreamliners


2014-07-15 16:25:42

Boeing and CIT Group Inc., a global leader in transportation finance, announced today that CIT Aerospace has placed an order for 10 787-9 Dreamliners,...

Optosecurity wins world's first public tender for airport-wide centralized remote screening of cabin luggage


2014-07-15 16:21:41

Optosecurity, a world leader in Checkpoint Security productivity solutions, announced today that Brussels Airport has chosen to deploy eVelocity for t...

Minister Rempel represents Western Canadian companies at Farnborough


2014-07-15 16:16:28

The Honourable Michelle Rempel, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, reaffirmed her support for the western Canadian aerospace and ...

Boeing to design XS-1 Experimental Spaceplane


2014-07-15 16:12:28

Boeing plans to design a reusable launch vehicle for the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency (DARPA) in support of the U.S. government’s effo...

Rockwell Collins’ flight control electronics selected for Boeing 777X


2014-07-15 16:06:17

Rockwell Collins has been selected to provide the Flight Control Module for the Boeing 777X Integrated Flight Control Electronics fly-by-wire system....

Safety systems manager selected for Women in Leadership Program


2014-07-15 16:03:56

Hawkair is pleased to announce the selection of Taryn Acheson into the Women in Leadership Executive Development Program. ...

Tech Mahindra establishes Greater Montréal centre


2014-07-15 15:43:12

Tech Mahindra will establish its new Canadian aerospace headquarters in the Greater Montréal region....

LTA Aerostructures invests $90 million in Greater Montreal


2014-07-15 15:40:21

LTA Aerostructures (LTA), a specialist in the design, development and production of a new category of airships intended for the delivery of heavy or o...

Porter Airlines: North America's Best Regional Airline


2014-07-15 15:01:50

Porter Airlines was chosen as North America's Best Regional Airline in the 2014 Skytrax World Airline Awards. ...

Rockwell Collins and Elbit Systems of America deliver F-35 Gen III Helmet Mounted Display System for software integration


2014-07-15 14:55:59

The Rockwell Collins ESA Vision Systems, LLC, Gen III Helmet Mounted Display System (HMDS), which provides unprecedented situational awareness...

Air Canada celebrates launch of 787 Dreamliner service to Tokyo-Haneda


2014-07-15 14:03:03

Air Canada customers flying AC005 from Toronto to Tokyo-Haneda made history today as they boarded one of the airline's brand new Boeing 787 Dreamliner...

MACH Initiative goes international: major milestone reached in Wallonia


2014-07-15 12:50:36

Aéro Montréal and Skywin are pleased to announce that they have taken an important first step in taking the MACH Initiative and its framework for ex...

Air Canada named Best Airline in North America for fifth consecutive year


2014-07-15 12:46:09

Air Canada has been named Best Airline in North America in the Skytrax 2014 World Airline Awards at the Farnborough International Airshow. ...

NRC, Bombardier and L-3 MAS join forces to get Challenger 350 off the ground


2014-07-15 10:54:17

The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) joined forces with Bombardier and L-3 MAS to certify the winglet structure of Bombardier’s newest busi...

First Twin Otter Level D flight simulator and seaplane trainer launched


2014-07-15 10:47:13

Pacific Sky Aviation and Viking Air Limited, of Victoria, B.C., have contracted TRU Simulation + Training (formerly Mechtronix) of Montreal, Quebec to...

Canadian airports disappointed with Ontario move on aviation


2014-07-15 10:45:26

The Canadian Airports Council is disappointed with the Ontario provincial government's decision to go ahead with the tripling of its tax on aviation f...

Cessna Citation X+ makes first trans-Atlantic trip


2014-07-15 10:34:18

The Cessna Citation X+ has completed its first trans-Atlantic crossing in a normal business flight profile in five hours, 33 minutes for an average gr...

L-3 WESCAM experiences strong ongoing demand for EO/IR sensors in airborne law enforcement market


2014-07-15 10:27:13

L-3 WESCAM announced that the demand for its MX-10 and MX-15 electro-optical and infrared (EO/IR) systems within the airborne law enforcement market c...

Eclipse 500 PLUS program a smashing success


2014-07-15 10:17:20

Eclipse Aerospace, Inc. is proud to announce that all 2014 Eclipse 500 PLUS upgrade positions have been sold. ...

NRC collaborates with NASA on Access II flight testing


2014-07-15 10:12:41

The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) joined the National Aeronautics and Space Administration (NASA) and the German Aerospace Center (DLR) in...

Able Aerospace Services selects Ramco Systems as ERP of record


2014-07-15 10:06:34

New ERP system to enhance customer experience and reduce cost....

Rockwell Collins MultiScan ThreatTrack certified and flying on Boeing 777s


2014-07-15 09:59:26

Rockwell Collins’ MultiScan ThreatTrack weather radar is now certified and flying on Boeing 777 aircraft....

MDA announces strategic capability acquisition in the United States


2014-07-15 09:56:28

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. has announced that MDA Information Systems LLC has signed a definitive agreement to acquire a business that i...

NRC technology used in international tests takes another step toward flight safety


2014-07-15 09:17:05

The National Research Council of Canada (NRC) along with Science Engineering Associates (SEA) supported an international flight campaign in Darwin, Au...

L-3 MAS completes work on the DND CC-150 Polaris aircraft


2014-07-15 09:00:20

L-3 MAS announced today that it has completed the installation and certification of a Wi-Fi telecommunications system and the delivery of patient tran...

Viking delivers Twin Otter Series 400 at Farnborough International Airshow


2014-07-15 08:49:05

Air Seychelles receives second and third Viking Series 400 Twin Otter aircraft....

FlightSafety's new Pilatus simulator receives Level D qualification from the FAA


2014-07-14 15:30:40

FlightSafety International has announced that its new Pilatus PC-12/47 simulator has been qualified to Level D by the United States Federal Aviation A...

ISR aircraft modifications by Field Aviation showcased at Farnborough International Airshow


2014-07-14 15:24:21

Two programs with which Canadian aircraft modification specialist Field Aviation is significantly involved are being displayed at the Farnborough Inte...

Boeing introduces new method for building 777 fuselages


2014-07-14 15:15:42

Boeing has announced that it is in the final phases of testing and production readiness of a new method for building 777 fuselages as part of its ongo...

Embraer and Trans States sign deal for up to 100 E175-E2s


2014-07-14 15:04:07

Embraer S.A. announced, at the 2014 edition of the Farnborough International Airshow, that it has received an order for 50 E175-E2 jets from Trans Sta...

Embraer showcases new E-Jets E2 passenger cabin


2014-07-14 15:00:02

Embraer is displaying a full-size mock-up of the passenger cabin of its E-Jets E2 at the Farnborough Air Show....

Embraer releases 20-year market outlook


2014-07-14 14:55:03

Embraer has released its Market Outlook 2014-2033 which details the company’s forecast for deliveries of new 70 to 130-seat jet aircraft over the ne...

Embraer delivers 29 commercial and 29 executive jets in 2Q14


2014-07-14 14:50:40

During the second quarter of 2014, Embraer delivered 29 jets to the commercial aviation market and 29 to the business aviation market, for a total of ...

Boeing, Avolon announce commitment for 787 Dreamliners, additional 737 MAXs


2014-07-14 14:45:41

Boeing and Avolon have announced the leasing company's commitment for six 787-9 Dreamliners and five additional 737 MAX 9 airplanes....

Heroux-Devtek to manufacture landing gear for the Viking Series 400 Twin Otter


2014-07-14 14:28:52

Héroux-Devtek Inc. has announced that it has renewed a contract with Viking Air Limited for the fabrication of the nose landing gear for the Twin Ott...

Boeing, Okay Airways announce order for 737 MAXs, Next-Generation 737s


2014-07-14 14:25:11

Boeing and Okay Airways have announced an order for six 737 MAX 8s and four Next-Generation 737-800s, valued at $980 million at current list prices. ...

WestJet places orders for Esterline CMC Electronics' intermediate gain SwiftBroadband antenna system


2014-07-14 14:18:51

Esterline CMC Electronics has received the first purchase orders for its SwiftBroadband compliant SATCOM intermediate gain antenna system, known as th...

Chinese operator signs letter of intent for 20 Bombardier CSeries airliners


2014-07-14 14:12:03

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that Zhejiang Loong Airlines Co., Ltd. has signed a letter of intent to acquire 20 CS100 airliners. ...

Petra Airlines Ltd. signs letter of intent to acquire up to four Bombardier CSeries airliners


2014-07-14 14:06:48

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that Petra Airlines Ltd. has signed a letter of intent to acquire up to four CS100 and CS300 airliners. ...

Falcon Aviation Services places firm order for two Bombardier CSeries jetliners


2014-07-14 13:59:41

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that Falcon Aviation Services LLC of Abu Dhabi has signed a firm purchase agreement for two CS300 jetliners. ...

Bombardier discloses airBaltic as existing customer that ordered three CSeries aircraft


2014-07-14 13:53:56

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that Air Baltic Corporation AS is the previously announced undisclosed customer that had converted three option air...

Tofino Air provides First Nations history lessons using DeHavilland Beaver


2014-07-14 13:45:43

Tofino Air is taking a different approach to business by marketing to tourists seeking a West Coast experience aboard an iconic DeHavilland Beaver....

Bombardier demonstrates commitment to customer support for CSeries operators


2014-07-14 13:38:05

Bombardier Aerospace has announced the launch of its Smart Parts program and the recent approval of its maintenance program for CSeries aircraft opera...

Boeing commercial airplanes positioned for growth


2014-07-14 13:29:14

Boeing has announced a 200-seat version of the 737 MAX 8 at the Farnborough International Airshow. ...

Bombardier appoints Authorized Training Providers for CSeries training worldwide


2014-07-14 13:13:57

Bombardier announced at the Farnborough International Airshow that it has appointed Flight Training Alliance, a newly formed joint venture between CAE...

Beechcraft launches Baron G58 ISR demonstrator tour


2014-07-14 13:05:28

Beechcraft Corporation announced during the Farnborough International Airshow that it has launched a new demonstrator dedicated to showcasing the capa...

Textron Aviation delivers full product lineup for special missions market


2014-07-14 12:20:22

Textron Aviation Inc. announced at the Farnborough International Airshow that the entire product range of Beechcraft and Cessna products are available...

Airbus launches the A330neo


2014-07-14 12:04:11

Airbus has launched the A330-800neo and A330-900neo, two new members of its Widebody Family, which will incorporate latest generation Rolls-Royce Tren...

PW150C engine selected to power AVIC Xi'an Aircraft Company's new MA700 regional turboprop


2014-07-14 11:51:17

Pratt & Whitney Canada has announced that its PW150C turboprop engine will power the new MA700 regional turboprop aircraft being launched by AVIC Xi'a...

Viking assigns Series 400 Twin Otter sales representative in the U.K.


2014-07-14 11:32:25

Viking Air Limited has assigned Bob Crowe Aircraft Sales Ltd. to become the exclusive sales representative for the Viking Twin Otter Series 400 and Gu...

Viking adds U.K. to growing list of Twin Otter Series 400 sales


2014-07-14 11:29:29

Viking Air Limited and Montrose Global LLP have signed a proposal for the purchase of five Twin Otter Series 400 aircraft....

FlightPath receives Approved Maintenance Training Organization status from Myanmar


2014-07-14 11:19:26

FlightPath International is pleased to announce that it has received, Approved Maintenance Training Organization status from the Republic of the Union...

FlightPath announces appointment of Mike Giard to director, global sales and marketing, technical division and liaison to Bombardier


2014-07-14 11:05:54

FlightPath is proud to announce that Mike Giard has joined the FlightPath team as director of global sales and marketing, technical division....

Bombardier releases annual business and commercial aircraft market forecasts


2014-07-14 11:01:57

Bombardier has released its annual 20-year forecasts for the business and commercial aircraft markets....

Lessor Falko Regional Aircraft Limited signs letters of intent for up to 24 Bombardier CS100 aircraft


2014-07-14 10:28:11

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that Falko Regional Aircraft Limited has signed two letters of intent in relation to the purchase of up to 24 firm ...

Air Transat now offers free on-demand entertainment on all its European flights


2014-07-11 11:10:55

Transat is now offering passengers free on-demand entertainment on all its European flights, and on most of its flights to sun destinations. ...

Quickstep announces new C-130J $11 million purchase order


2014-07-11 11:09:21

Quickstep Holdings Limited has announced that it has received a new purchase order for 19 sets of C-130J wing flaps from Lockheed Martin....

Emirates takes delivery of its 50th Airbus A380


2014-07-11 11:08:54

A major milestone for the A380 program, Emirates and Airbus have celebrated in Hamburg, Germany the delivery of the 50th A380 for the Dubai-based airl...

Show us SKIES through your eyes!


2014-07-11 10:56:07

Introducing the 2014 SKIES Photo Contest...

Boeing selects supplier for 737 MAX full-flight simulator


2014-07-11 10:43:32

Boeing has announced the selection of TRU Simulation + Training Inc. as its supplier for state-of-the-art full-flight training suites for the 737 MAX....

WestJet Encore celebrates 1,000,000th guest


2014-07-11 10:32:38

WestJet Encore announced it welcomed its one-millionth guest on board July 10....

Government of Canada to send CF-18s to Lithuania for NATO Baltic Air Policing mission


2014-07-11 09:05:26

Upon the conclusion of training with NATO allies operating in Romania in August, RCAF CF-18 aircraft will relocate to Lithuania to augment the NATO Ba...

Bombardier strengthens commercial aircraft networks in Middle East, Latin America and the Caribbean regions


2014-07-11 08:29:45

Bombardier Aerospace announced that it continues to expand its worldwide local response networks with the opening of a new Regional Support Office in ...

FAA receives unleaded fuels proposals


2014-07-11 07:58:17

The Federal Aviation Administration announced it has received ten replacement fuel proposals for further evaluation in the Piston Aviation Fuels Init...

Boeing's Space Bins make room for more bags on 737s


2014-07-10 14:56:58

Boeing has announced the launch of its new Space Bins, which provide more room for carry-on bags....

Boeing forecasts demand for 36,770 new airplanes valued at $5.2 trillion


2014-07-10 12:54:35

Boeing projects a demand for 36,770 new airplanes over the next 20 years, an increase of 4.2 per cent from last year's forecast. ...

JetLine Aviation Services chooses Greater Montreal


2014-07-10 12:45:46

Montréal International announces the arrival of U.S. firm JetLine Aviation Services in the Greater Montréal region. ...

North Fraser Airshow to honour the RCMP and the Canadian Military


2014-07-10 10:24:09

The North Fraser Airshow Society will be offering an aerobatic airshow on Sunday, July 20 at Pitt Meadows Airport, and this year the airshow will be d...

Investment at the Northwest Regional Airport - enhancing safety in Northern British Columbia


2014-07-10 10:15:59

Jeff Watson, Parliamentary Secretary to the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport has announced an investment of $3,706,121 over two years for ...

Investment at the Prince Rupert Airport


2014-07-09 15:56:41

Jeff Watson, Parliamentary Secretary to the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport has announced an investment of $10,308,741 over two years at ...

Aerospace industry highly innovative, poised for growth: new report


2014-07-09 15:27:39

The Aerospace Industries Association of Canada, in partnership with Industry Canada, has released its annual State of the Aerospace Industry report. ...

Gulfstream implements safety management system for Sales and Marketing organization


2014-07-09 12:09:56

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. reinforced its position as an industry leader with the expansion of a safety management system to its Sales and Marketing d...

Walter Surface Technologies unveils the new QUICK-STEP XX


2014-07-09 11:52:35

Walter Surface Technologies, a global industry leader in surface treatment technologies, today introduced QUICK-STEP XX, the latest addition to the co...

Collegiate flight programs upgrade Frasca simulators in response to FAA policy change


2014-07-09 11:52:23

Several collegiate flight programs have contracted with Frasca International to upgrade their existing Frasca simulators to be approved as FAA Level 5...

Air Canada to launch non-stop service to Panama City


2014-07-09 11:49:22

Air Canada has announced that it will start new, non-stop flights between Toronto and Panama City beginning Dec. 17, 2014. ...

Boeing offers better in-flight connectivity options


2014-07-09 11:41:08

Boeing has signed a contract with General Dynamics Ordnance and Tactical Systems to produce a new radome, the Boeing Tri-band. ...

Boeing, Air New Zealand celebrate first 787-9 Dreamliner delivery


2014-07-09 11:30:28

Boeing has celebrated the first 787-9 Dreamliner delivery with launch customer Air New Zealand....

Boeing, Emirates finalize order for 150 777Xs


2014-07-09 10:57:50

Boeing and Emirates Airline have finalized an order for 150 777Xs, valued at $56 billion at list prices. ...

Cold War "heavy metal" to thunder at Legends Over London


2014-07-09 09:40:30

Legends Over London Jet Festival is taking place July 19 and 20 at the London International Airport....

Victoria Mosquito to land at Abbotsford Airshow


2014-07-09 09:05:51

Catch an extraordinary glimpse of history on August 9-10, when one of only two airworthy de Havilland Mosquitos will perform at the Abbotsford Inter...

Region of Waterloo International Airport ranked 16th busiest Airport in Canada in 2013


2014-07-08 15:43:58

The Region of Waterloo International Airport is now ranked the 16th busiest Airport in Canada according to Statistics Canada Annual Aircraft Movement ...

Rockwell Collins' all-new flight deck for Boeing 757/767 aftermarket receives initial certification


2014-07-08 15:35:44

Rockwell Collins has received an initial Federal Aviation Administration supplemental type certificate for its Boeing 757/767 large-format display fli...

Norway's Airlift adds Latitude's IONode FDM


2014-07-08 14:43:18

Latitude Technologies is pleased to announce that Airlift AS will be adding Latitude’s IONode ION3A FDM recording and reporting devices to the Latit...

Skycharter welcomes shop-AGO just in time for TIFF


2014-07-08 13:29:36

The addition of an AGO retail outlet is one of many new upgrades for corporate clients at Skycharter....

CAE awarded contracts valued at approximately $120 million including seven full-flight simulators


2014-07-08 10:11:38

CAE has announced that it has signed contracts for civil aviation training solutions including seven full-flight simulators, a series of training devi...

Red Deer Airport ranked busiest regional airport in Canada


2014-07-08 09:24:01

Red Deer Airport was the busiest regional airport (among those with Flight Service Stations) in 2013....

WestJet announces entry into wide-body service


2014-07-07 12:48:21

WestJet Airlines Ltd. has announced that it is moving forward with plans that would see the airline fly its own wide-body aircraft as early as fall 20...

Canadian tops USAF test pilot course


2014-07-07 11:56:17

Major Jameel Janjua, a fighter pilot with the Royal Canadian Air Force recently finished at the top of the Test Pilot Course at the United States Air ...

Star Navigation Systems Group Ltd. signs with Skyservice Business Aviation


2014-07-07 10:11:22

Star Navigation Systems Group Ltd. has signed a five-year contract with Skyservice Business Aviation Inc. of Montreal....

Bombardier showcases Q400 NextGen aircraft in Astana, Kazakhstan


2014-07-07 10:10:55

Bombardier Aerospace has demonstrated a Q400 NextGen aircraft in Astana, Kazakhstan....

Airbus Helicopters delivers first EC130 T2 to the Canadian market


2014-07-04 12:21:20

Fox Aviation of Quebec purchases EC130 T2 for private use in Canada....

Transport Canada green lights PW206B3 engine for Airbus Helicopters EC135 P3


2014-07-04 10:47:36

Transport Canada has given its seal of approval to Pratt & Whitney Canada’s new PW206B3 engine, selected to power the new Airbus Helicopters EC135P3...

Avmax obtains legacy Dash 8 STCs


2014-07-03 14:53:19

Avmax Engineering has recently obtained several Transport Canada STCs designed to modernize legacy Bombardier Dash 8 aircraft. ...

CAE wins defence contracts valued at approximately $110 million


2014-07-03 13:14:46

CAE has announced that it has won a series of contracts valued at approximately $110 million to provide a range of training systems and services for g...

Bombardier Aerospace showcases its aircraft, support and services at Farnborough Airshow


2014-07-03 12:35:35

Bombardier looks forward to its arrival at the 49th edition of the Farnborough International Airshow....

E195 starts operation with Aurigny Air Services


2014-07-03 12:28:16

Aurigny Air Services has taken delivery of an E195 which will be used to add capacity on the carrier’s Guernsey - London Gatwick route....

Air Canada launches Tokyo-Haneda service from Toronto


2014-07-02 13:56:14

Air Canada inaugurated service July 1 between Toronto and Tokyo-Haneda, with the departure of flight AC005....

Airbus' first A320neo reaches completion


2014-07-02 13:56:02

The assembly of Airbus’ first A320neo has been completed following painting of the aircraft and the mounting of Pratt & Whitney PW1100G-JM engines. ...

Government of Canada to reduce Challenger fleet


2014-07-02 13:09:52

The Honourable Rob Nicholson, Minister of National Defence, has announced that the Government of Canada will reduce the Royal Canadian Air Force's fle...

RCAF commander signs humanitarian and disaster relief cooperation arrangement


2014-07-02 13:00:49

Lieutenant-General Yvan Blondin, commander of the Royal Canadian Air Force, along with other North and South American air force commanders have signed...

New service between Comox Valley Airport and Bella Bella announced


2014-07-02 12:23:30

The Comox Valley Airport is pleased to announce the addition of a new service from Comox to Bella Bella with Pacific Coastal Airlines beginning July 8...

Inovent announces qualifying transaction with Canada Jetlines


2014-07-02 10:31:03

Inovent Capital Inc. is pleased to announce that it has entered into a letter of intent with Canada Jetlines Ltd....

Air Transat wins Innovation Award in Sustainable Tourism


2014-07-02 09:37:04

Air Transat is the proud winner of the Trophée de l'Innovation (Innovation Award) from French magazine L'Écho touristique in the "Sustainable Touris...

Investment at Dryden Regional Airport


2014-07-02 09:28:36

The Government of Canada is investing $920,404 from the Airports Capital Assistance Program (ACAP) for the installation of a new wildlife management f...

Boeing completes delivery of Canadian CH-147F Chinooks


2014-07-01 09:27:27

Boeing and the Royal Canadian Air Force on June 30 celebrated the delivery of the 15th CH-147F Medium-to-Heavy-Lift Helicopter, ensuring advanced oper...

Customer orders up to 24 Bombardier CRJ900 NextGen aircraft


2014-06-30 15:25:20

Bombardier Aerospace announced that a customer, who has requested to remain unidentified at this time, has placed a firm order for 16 CRJ900 NextGen r...

Global Aerospace to subsidize Upset Recovery Training for its insureds


2014-06-30 12:25:40

Global Aerospace, Inc., has announced additional Upset Recovery Training offerings scheduled for the weeks of Sept. 8, 2014 and Sept. 15, 2014 in Niag...

Aireon announces completion of all milestones to close next tranche of funding


2014-06-30 10:36:21

Aireon LLC, developer and operator of the world's first space-based global air traffic surveillance system, announced on June 30 that it has completed...

Rockwell Collins and Kobev International launch unique pilot trainer program


2014-06-30 09:47:13

Rockwell Collins announced that it has signed an exclusive agreement with Kobev International to introduce a new FANS 1/A + and CPDLC training program...

FlightSafety promotes Mark Salzano to executive director position


2014-06-29 23:45:22

FlightSafety International has promoted Mark Salzano to executive director, Government Contract Training....

New partnership will see S3 conducting technical activities in North Bay


2014-06-29 23:35:19

Swiss Space Systems Holding SA (S3) has announced a new partnership with the City of North Bay and Canadore College....

Boeing delivers 1,500th 747


2014-06-29 20:33:08

Boeing has delivered the 1,500th 747 to come off the production line to Frankfurt, Germany-based Lufthansa....

First production HondaJet takes to the skies


2014-06-27 19:53:46

Honda Aircraft Company announced on June 27 that the first production HondaJet achieved its initial flight, marking another milestone toward aircraft ...

Porter Airlines celebrates five years of Thunder Bay service


2014-06-27 11:34:34

Porter Airlines is marking its five-year anniversary of service to Thunder Bay, the airline's initial venture into Northern Ontario. ...

WestJet Encore soars eastward


2014-06-27 11:27:46

WestJet Encore has launched twice-daily service between Winnipeg and Thunder Bay, Ont. and four-times-daily service between Thunder Bay and Toronto....

Industry takes a significant step forward in authorizing new levels of FAME in JET A and JET A1


2014-06-27 08:44:55

A three year global program, led by the Energy Institute, has established a safety limit of the amount of 100mg/kg (100ppm) FAME which can be present ...

Premier Aviation Overhaul Center signs long-term heavy maintenance contract with Atlas Air


2014-06-26 15:39:42

Premier Aviation Overhaul Center and Atlas Air Worldwide Holdings, Inc. are pleased to announce the signing of a two-year agreement plus options for h...

Sonoma Jet Center goes live as a Signature Select in Signature Flight Support’s global network


2014-06-26 15:19:43

Signature Flight Support Corporation has announced that Sonoma Jet Center of Charles M. Schulz – Sonoma County Airport has completed its transition ...

Sun Air Jets joins Signature Select


2014-06-26 14:56:49

Signature Flight Support Corporation has announced that Sun Air Jets of Camarillo, Calif. has joined Signature Select as a member....

Cessna Citation X+ receives FAA certification, celebrates initial deliveries


2014-06-26 12:05:54

Cessna Aircraft Company has announced that it has earned Federal Aviation Administration type certification of the new Citation X+ mid-size business ...

Lightspeed Aviation announces launch of Zulu PFX


2014-06-26 10:18:14

Lightspeed Aviation has announced the launch of Zulu PFX, its new top-of-the-line ANR aviation headset. ...

WestJet welcomes Canada Transportation Act review


2014-06-26 10:04:28

WestJet welcomes the announcement by the Honorable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, beginning the review of the Canada Transportation Act. ...

Flying Colours Corp. achieves Qatar maintenance approval


2014-06-25 14:32:12

Flying Colours Corp. announced that it has received approval from the Qatar Civil Aviation Authority to carry out maintenance work on business aircraf...

424 Squadron search and rescue teams rescue Cessna pilot


2014-06-25 14:24:22

Two search and rescue teams from 424 Transport and Rescue Squadron from 8 Wing Trenton, Ontario rescued a 72-year-old civilian male pilot who was stra...

FlightPath International and G Air enter into cooperative affiliation


2014-06-25 14:12:02

FlightPath International Limited and G Air are pleased to announce that they have entered into a cooperative affiliation....

NACC welcomes launch of Canada Transportation Act review


2014-06-25 14:06:44

The National Airlines Council of Canada has welcomed an announcement by the Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, launching the review of the...

Bombardier receives FAA certification for the Challenger 350 aircraft


2014-06-25 13:40:00

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that it has received certification from the US Federal Aviation Administration for its Challenger 350 business airc...

The Aviators explores philanthropy in the aviation industry


2014-06-25 12:48:56

The international hit docuseries “The Aviators” will focus in an upcoming episode on altruistic pilots around the world who donate their time, ski...

FlightSafety International announces staffing changes


2014-06-25 12:42:48

FlightSafety International has made two recent staffing announcements....

Rockwell Collins Pro Line 21 avionics retrofit now certified for Hawker 800


2014-06-25 12:24:30

Rockwell Collins announced that its Pro Line 21 Integrated Display System retrofit solution for Pro Line II-equipped Hawker 800 business jets has been...

Cessna TTx receives FAA certification of FIKI system


2014-06-25 12:19:03

Cessna Aircraft Company has announced that it has received Federal Aviation Administration certification of the Flight Into Known Icing system for the...

WestJet Encore celebrates first anniversary


2014-06-25 12:05:31

WestJet Encore has celebrated its first birthday, just days before eastern operations launch with flights between Thunder Bay, Ont., and Toronto. ...

Rusada and SkyTrac announce a successful connection


2014-06-25 11:32:02

Rusada and SkyTrac are pleased to announce the successful linking of flight data from SkyTrac’s flight tracking and data systems through to the flee...

ALPA commends Canadian Government's overhaul of Temporary Foreign Worker Program


2014-06-25 10:23:22

The Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l has hailed the Canadian government's recent announcement that it is overhauling the Temporary Foreign Worker Pr...

WestJet bets on Fort McMurray


2014-06-24 12:41:30

WestJet has launched new non-stop, twice-weekly service between Las Vegas and Fort McMurray, Alta. ...

Cook Children's Teddy Bear Transport gains speed and distance with Cessna Citation Encore+


2014-06-24 12:02:43

Cook Children’s Medical Center in Fort Worth, Texas recently added a new aircraft to their Teddy Bear Transport fleet....

Avcorp receives Boeing Canada Supplier Performance Award - Gold level


2014-06-24 11:47:54

Avcorp Industries Inc. has announced that it has received a Gold Level Supplier Performance Award from Boeing Canada Operations Ltd. ...

Pilatus owner passes 10,000 hour mark as pilot in command


2014-06-24 11:39:39

In a special ceremony at the Great Alaska Aviation Gathering, Tim La Porte was presented with a commemorative award to recognize his 10,000 hours as p...

Transat welcomes the new government measures regarding the use of foreign pilots in Canada


2014-06-24 10:50:59

Transat A.T. Inc. has hailed the Canadian government's reforms to the Temporary Foreign Worker Program, in particular as they affect the issue of fore...

Cargojet and First Air announce strategic air cargo cooperation


2014-06-24 09:52:43

Cargojet and First Air have announced they have signed a Cooperation Agreement that will create significant cost efficiencies for both carriers. ...

Landing limits lowered at the Comox Valley Airport


2014-06-24 09:37:05

Landing limits have been brought back to normal at the Comox Valley Airport following a move by the Department of National Defence to adopt Transport ...

Cessna Citation M2 receives EASA certification


2014-06-23 14:16:01

Cessna Aircraft Company has announced that the company has received European Aviation Safety Agency certification for the Citation M2 business jet....

FlightSafety announces staffing changes


2014-06-23 13:53:52

FlightSafety International has released a number of recent staffing announcements....

FltPlan completes rapid decompression testing for Android tablets


2014-06-23 12:19:54

FltPlan has conducted rapid decompression testing for Android tablets at National Technical Systems....

2014 Webster Memorial Trophy finalists announced


2014-06-23 12:08:25

The Webster Team is pleased to announce the 2014 finalists....

A350 XWB test fleet now complete


2014-06-23 10:57:38

With the first flight of A350 MSN005, the five-strong development fleet is now complete....

British Columbia pulls together for children's eyesight


2014-06-23 10:09:02

The fifth annual Plane Pull for Sight event in support of Orbis Canada took place June 22, at the FedEx Express Canada apron at Vancouver Internationa...

WWII B-17 'Sentimental Journey' coming to Waterloo International Airport


2014-06-20 11:05:56

One of the last flying WWII B-17 bombers, “Sentimental Journey,” will be available for cockpit tours and public flights at the Region of Waterloo ...

Yankee Lady prepares for the Waterloo Air Show


2014-06-20 11:05:43

Yankee Lady, the meticulously restored World War II Boeing B-17 heavy bomber will be flying into the Waterloo Air Show and join other historic aircraf...

New United Goderich achieves STC for ADS-B Out solution for Embraer 135 and 145


2014-06-20 10:13:26

New United Goderich, Inc. is pleased to announce the recent FAA certification STC of its ADS-B (out) Honeywell integrated solution for Embraer 135/145...

Sierra Nevada Corporation and FLYHT announce renewed strategic relationship


2014-06-19 11:30:13

Sierra Nevada Corporation and FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd., are pleased to announce that the companies have renewed their strategic relationship....

AOPA president urges congress to maintain airport support


2014-06-19 11:17:00

General aviation airports rely on federal money, making it vitally important that Congress maintain Airport Improvement Program funding at least at cu...

Hawkair announces new Prince Rupert schedule


2014-06-19 10:41:34

Hawkair is excited to introduce a new flight schedule in Prince Rupert effective August 5....

Appointment to the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority


2014-06-19 09:57:56

The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, has announced the appointment of William Restall to the board of directors of the Canadian Air Trans...

United Technologies announces agreement with Government of Canada for the Maritime Helicopter Program


2014-06-18 21:25:45

Sikorsky Aircraft Corp. has signed a contract amendment that enables Canada's Department of National Defense to take delivery of operationally relevan...

Nav Canada announces final stage of country-wide ILS replacement program


2014-06-18 13:24:38

Nav Canada's nationwide instrument landing system replacement program is approaching completion, with an additional 15 ILS acquired from Indra Navia A...

Honeywell marks centennial of aerospace, oil and gas leadership


2014-06-18 12:48:06

Honeywell has marked 100 years of innovation and leadership in the aerospace and oil and gas industries....

Boeing 737 MAX LEAP-1B engine begins ground testing


2014-06-18 12:41:51

CFM International has announced it has successfully initiated ground testing of the first all-new LEAP-1B engine that will exclusively power the Boein...

Assembly line flow begins on Citation Latitude program


2014-06-18 12:30:47

Cessna has announced that it has started full assembly line flow on the Citation Latitude midsize business jet....

Aerospace industry looking to catch global upswing


2014-06-18 12:26:56

While the Canadian aerospace industry experienced mixed results in 2013, rising global aircraft demand should lead to strong growth in the years to co...

Discovery Air Technical Services obtains STC for Aero Commander Multi-Mission Sensor port


2014-06-18 12:18:25

Discovery Air Technical Services Inc. has been issued a Transport Canada Supplemental Type Certificate for the incorporation of a Multi-Mission Sensor...

Boeing expands capabilities for pilot training around the world


2014-06-18 12:01:59

Boeing has announced the placement of several new full-flight simulators that expand capabilities for pilot training globally, while bringing more tra...

Airbus launches the fourth edition of its Fly Your Ideas challenge


2014-06-18 11:04:37

Airbus is challenging the next generation of students to stretch their imagination and to re-invent the norms associated with air travel today by laun...

ALPA congratulates Kathy Fox on appointment to chair of the Transportation Safety Board of Canada


2014-06-18 10:45:37

The Air Line Pilots Association, Int'l has issued a statement, congratulating Kathy Fox on her appointment as chair of the Transportation Safety Board...

AOPA refutes USA Today's misleading report on general aviation safety


2014-06-18 10:41:51

This morning the Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association responded to a USA Today article written by reporter Thomas Frank. ...

SkyTrac Systems introduces NOTAMs to SkyWeb


2014-06-18 09:23:54

SkyTrac Systems has added a Notice to Airmen feature to their asset management program, SkyWeb....

Interdel Aviation Services Inc. signs as Signature Flight Support's third licensed location in Canada


2014-06-17 14:23:37

Signature Flight Support announced at the Canadian Business Aviation Association Convention and Exposition, that it has signed an agreement with Inter...

Summit Group and Det'on Cho Corporation announce aviation partnership


2014-06-17 14:13:27

The Summit Aviation Group and Det'on Cho Corporation has announced that together they have formed Det'on Cho Summit Aviation LP to provide aviation se...

Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner earns FAA, EASA certification


2014-06-16 14:17:32

The Boeing 787-9 Dreamliner has been certified by the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and the European Aviation Safety Agency for commercial serv...

WestJet makes first scheduled transatlantic flight


2014-06-16 14:01:21

WestJet has marked a key milestone in its 18-year history with the launch of its first scheduled transatlantic service between Toronto and Dublin, Ire...

TSB deploys a team of investigators to air accident at Rockcliffe Airport in Ottawa, Ontario


2014-06-16 13:46:46

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada has deployed a team of investigators to the Rockcliffe Airport in Ottawa, Ont., where an Erco Ercoupe was in...

Boeing, Turkish Airlines finalize order for 15 additional 737 MAX 8s


2014-06-16 11:29:36

Boeing and Turkish Airlines have finalized an order for 15 additional 737 MAX 8s, valued at $1.6 billion at list prices. ...

Bombardier's Challenger 350 jet receives Transport Canada certification


2014-06-13 13:46:50

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that the Challenger 350 aircraft has been awarded Transport Canada certification. ...

CUPE calls for meeting with Raitt to discuss passenger safety concerns


2014-06-13 12:42:17

CUPE has called for a meeting with Federal Minister of Transport Lisa Raitt to discuss a Transport Canada proposal to change flight attendant ratios f...

Boeing statement on China Eastern Airlines' commitment for 80 737s


2014-06-13 12:30:16

Boeing is pleased that China Eastern Airlines has committed to purchase 80 737s, including Next-Generation 737 and 737 MAX airplanes....

Spirit AeroSystems delivers 5,000th Next-Generation 737


2014-06-13 12:24:19

Spirit AeroSystems Inc. has announced it has successfully completed 5,000 Next-Generation 737 deliveries to Boeing. ...

PW127N engine wins key EASA certification


2014-06-13 12:04:45

Pratt & Whitney Canada’s new PW127N engine has earned certification from the European Aviation Safety Agency....

Canadians win big in NORAD annual awards


2014-06-13 11:57:01

Canadians swept four of the seven award categories for NORAD personnel at the NORAD annual awards. ...

AOPA launches 2014 flight training poll


2014-06-13 11:25:53

The Aircraft Owners and Pilots Association has announced that it has opened its popular flight training poll, a survey that allows student pilots to o...

Transat A.T. Inc. records slightly better results than expected for second quarter 2014


2014-06-12 12:01:55

Transat A.T. Inc. has posted revenues of $1.1 billion for the quarter ended April 30, an increase of 1 per cent compared with the same period in 2013....

Discovery Air Inc. announces results for the quarter ended April 30


2014-06-12 11:59:23

Discovery Air Inc. has announced its financial and operating results for the quarter ended April 30....

Hondajet, Vision Systems North America's launch customer


2014-06-12 10:19:50

Vision Systems North America has successfully celebrated its grand opening in Florida (Melbourne), a strategic location to assist the leading aerospac...

Helijet renews $12M in resort fishing lodge contracts


2014-06-12 09:29:54

Helijet has announced it has renewed helicopter service contracts with world famous Fishing Resorts in the Haida Gwaii Islands located on the North-We...

Gulfstream signs 300th PlaneParts customer


2014-06-11 16:20:00

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. has announced that the 300th customer has enrolled in the company’s cost-per-hour maintenance program, PlaneParts. ...

Victoria Flying Club soars to new heights with first female president


2014-06-11 14:38:39

The Victoria Flying Club board of directors recently welcomed club member and pilot Ramona Reynolds as their first female president....

Gulfstream Brazil service centre to relocate to a new, larger hangar


2014-06-11 14:18:44

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. has announced it will relocate its maintenance operations at Bertram Luiz Leupolz Airport in Sorocaba, Brazil, to a more ce...

Harvards and heroes to gather in Tillsonburg


2014-06-11 14:04:01

History will be made on June 22, 2014, in Tillsonburg, Ont., when more than a dozen Second World War Harvard aircraft will participate in a mass flypa...

Cascade continues to support customer requirements


2014-06-11 12:51:42

On June 4, UNIFOR Local 114 began legal strike action with Cascade Aerospace after the parties were unable to reach a renewed collective agreement, ho...

Cessna kicks off third annual Discover Flying Challenge


2014-06-11 12:51:11

Cessna Aircraft Company has kicked off the third annual Discover Flying Challenge during a launch event in Wichita, Kan. ...

Cargojet wins Carrier of Choice Award


2014-06-11 12:45:01

Cargojet is pleased to announce that it has once again been awarded the Shipper's Carrier of Choice Award by Canadian Shipper magazine....

FltPlan launches free Android Go app


2014-06-11 11:41:16

FltPlan has launched its free full feature Android Go app designed as an alternative to the iPad which until now has been the primary device available...

Cargojet successfully recertifies ISO 9001 Quality Accreditation


2014-06-11 11:34:26

Cargojet has announced the successful recertification of its ISO 9001:2008 Quality Standard Accreditation, for the fourteenth consecutive year. ...

Airbus and Emirates Airline agree to cancel A350 XWB order


2014-06-11 11:23:35

Airbus confirms that Emirates Airline has decided to cancel its order of 70 A350 XWB aircraft....

John Gibson appointed chair of the Canadian Airports Council


2014-06-11 10:20:16

The Canadian Airports Council has announced Prince George Airport Authority president and CEO John Gibson has been appointed as the new chair of its b...

Citation Sovereign+ business jet receives EASA certification


2014-06-10 11:46:43

Cessna Aircraft Company has announced the completion of European Aviation Safety Agency certification of Cessna’s Citation Sovereign+ business jet. ...

RCAF participates in apprehension of Chinese vessel in fight against illegal fishing


2014-06-10 11:38:09

Members of the Canadian Armed Forces and Fisheries and Oceans Canada protection officers have concluded a successful two-week sweep over the North Pac...

FlightPath International Limited achieves Transport Canada Boeing B737NG Type Course Approval


2014-06-10 11:29:04

FlightPath International is pleased to announce it has achieved Transport Canada Boeing B737NG type course approval....

Expeditionary Readiness Centre supports RCAF's high readiness capability


2014-06-10 11:26:24

The Royal Canadian Air Force’s Air Expeditionary Wing 1401 has been launched into its year-long period of high readiness....

Buchanan Field Airport start of the oldest air race


2014-06-10 10:48:03

Buchanan Field Airport in Concord, Calif. will be the start of this year’s Air Race Classic which spans over 2,338 nautical miles. ...

Materion Corporation announces supply contract with Lockheed Martin for F-35 Lightning II airborne optical components


2014-06-10 10:29:25

Materion Brush Beryllium & Composites has announced it has received a supply contract from Lockheed Martin for proprietary AlBeCast aluminum-beryllium...

Air Canada and Premier Aviation sign exclusive five-year contract


2014-06-09 16:11:01

Air Canada and Premier Aviation Overhaul Center Inc. have finalized a five-year exclusive contract for the provision of airframe heavy maintenance sup...

Flying grandmother fulfils her 'wish of a lifetime' at age 91


2014-06-09 14:54:43

Mary Moe took to the skies to realize her lifelong dream of learning to fly a plane, with the help of Wish of a Lifetime and TAD Relocation. ...

Ecuador orders three Airbus C295s


2014-06-09 14:50:11

Ecuador has ordered three Airbus C295 medium transport aircraft from Airbus Defence and Space for immediate delivery....

Lufthansa launches new route from Toronto to Munich


2014-06-09 13:55:03

Lufthansa has expanded its long-haul services from Toronto to include a second German destination, Munich. ...

Ethiopian wins Bombardier's Airline Reliability Performance Award


2014-06-09 12:38:35

Ethiopian Airlines is pleased to announce it has won the 2014 Airline Reliability Performance Award from Bombardier Aerospace. ...

WestJet brand tops in Canadian travel industry


2014-06-09 12:28:34

WestJet is the twentieth most valued brand in Canada according to Interbrand Canada's 2014 Best Canadian Brands report....

Element provides $100 million multi-aircraft financing for Cargojet


2014-06-09 10:35:59

Element Financial Corporation has announced that it has entered into an agreement with Cargojet Inc., to finance three Boeing 767-300ER freighter airc...

Cathay Pacific celebrates 20 years of flying to Toronto


2014-06-09 10:14:43

Champagne corks are certain to be popping onboard Cathay Pacific flights on June 9 as the airline celebrates 20 years flying between Toronto and Hong ...

Bombardier delivers first enhanced CRJ900 NextGen regional jet to American Airlines


2014-06-06 14:03:47

Bombardier Aerospace has delivered the first of 30 enhanced CRJ900 NextGen aircraft to American Airlines Group Inc....

Embraer Executive Jets expands customer support during the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil


2014-06-06 12:17:54

Embraer Executive Jets has developed an integrated and comprehensive customer support plan for the 2014 FIFA World Cup Brazil....

COM DEV announces second quarter fiscal 2014 results


2014-06-06 11:42:04

COM DEV International Ltd. has announced second quarter results for the three-month period ended April 30....

Canada reaches expanded air transport agreement with the Philippines


2014-06-06 11:04:44

The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, has announced an expanded Canada-Philippines Air Transport Agreement that allows for more flights be...

CLEANO certified for Boeing acrylic crazing, windows and Type 2 exterior paint and primer


2014-06-06 10:50:58

CLEANO, Inc. has proudly announced that their new Aviation Grade Industrial Green Cleaner Concentrate has received Boeing compliance status for aircra...

Boeing reports improved environmental performance


2014-06-05 12:32:23

Boeing has released its annual Environment Report highlighting the company's commitments and accomplishments in improving environmental performance fo...

Transat ranks among the best corporate citizens in Canada


2014-06-05 12:06:47

Transat A.T. Inc. is pleased and proud to be included among the 20 best corporate citizens in Canada, as ranked by Corporate Knights. ...

Flightsafety celebrates the grand opening of its newly expanded Teterboro Learning Center


2014-06-05 11:46:25

FlightSafety International has celebrated the grand opening of its newly expanded and renovated Learning Center in Teterboro, N.J....

TrainingPort.net releases innovative new training record system


2014-06-05 11:31:17

TrainingPort.net has released a suite of enhancements to its online training record system to further enhance value and ease of use....

Embraer Executive Jets reaches milestone of 500th Phenom family jet


2014-06-05 11:24:06

Embraer Executive Jets has celebrated the delivery of the 500th Phenom family jet....

Peterborough Aviation Campus officially opens


2014-06-04 12:49:43

Seneca College welcomed students, employees and guests to the official opening of the Peterborough Aviation Campus on June 3....

Exercise Maple Flag 47: focus on interoperability and joint operations


2014-06-04 11:44:20

Exercise Maple Flag 47 focused on interoperability among Royal Canadian Air Force fleets and jointness in operations with the Canadian Army....

Lamda Guard partners with Airbus to test a laser interference solution


2014-06-04 11:23:38

Lamda Guard has signed an agreement with leading aircraft manufacturer Airbus to test a breakthrough innovation designed to deflect unwanted bright li...

Ronald McDonald House Charities and WestJet celebrate dads


2014-06-04 10:23:20

his Father's Day, Ronald McDonald House Charities Canada and WestJet are celebrating dads across the country by surprising one hardworking father. ...

Aeroports de Montreal and Turkish Airlines proudly welcome inaugural flight from Istanbul


2014-06-04 10:06:02

Aéroports de Montréal proudly welcomed Turkish Airlines to Quebec with the arrival of inaugural flight TK35 from Istanbul....

EuroTec Canada signs service center and distribution agreement with Dynamic Solution Systems, Inc


2014-06-03 16:20:17

Dynamic Solutions Systems, Inc has chosen EuroTec Canada, Ltd as a factory authorized agent and certified calibration laboratory for Canada....

Air Canada president and CEO, Calin Rovinescu, named IATA chairman


2014-06-03 15:53:58

The International Air Transport Association has announced that Calin Rovinescu, president and CEO of Air Canada, has assumed his duties as chairman of...

Canada certifies Robinson R66 police helicopter


2014-06-03 15:40:45

On May 26, Robinson Helicopter Company received Transport Canada’s certification for the R66 Turbine police helicopter. ...

Air Transat: The first North American airline to be granted IEnvA environmental certification


2014-06-03 12:27:36

Air Transat has become the first airline in North America to complete the first stage of the International Air Transportation Association Environmenta...

COPA for Kids event taking place at the Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre


2014-06-03 10:50:49

COPA for Kids Flight, taking place at the Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre, is an opportunity for children between the ages of 8 through 17 to experi...

Delta places order for 15 A321ceo aircraft


2014-06-03 10:43:00

Delta will grow its A320 Family with an order for 15 A321ceo aircraft to offset jet retirements. ...

International Space University's space studies program 2014 to be hosted by ETS and HEC Montreal


2014-06-03 10:35:04

From June 9 to August 8, astronauts, leaders of national space agencies, academics and researchers, CEOs of international space companies as well as e...

Air Canada St. John's, N.L.-London Heathrow flights to become year-round


2014-06-02 13:40:19

Air Canada has announced that its non-stop St. John's to London Heathrow, U. K. flights will operate year-round beginning Oct. 26. ...

WestJet gives the go-ahead for PEDs


2014-06-02 13:29:47

WestJet has announced that guests now have full access to their personal electronic devices during all phases of flight....

SkyTrac and EuroTec achieve FDM milestone


2014-06-02 13:18:20

EuroTec Canada and SkyTrac Systems have worked together to successfully capture and transmit data from a helicopter Vehicle Engine Monitoring Device i...

Bell Helicopter announces new regional sales manager in Western Canada


2014-06-02 11:19:13

Bell Helicopter has announced a new addition to the Western Canada team....

Airbus Helicopters Canada delivers EC135 to Blackcomb Aviation


2014-06-02 11:10:41

Blackcomb Aviation’s new EC135 will provide support for the company’s multi-year contracts with various organizations, including power line mainte...

Transport Canada introduces new regulatory amendments for the oversight of private operators


2014-05-30 15:21:45

The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, has announced new regulatory amendments for the oversight of private air operators. ...

Bombardier confirms engine-related incident on CSeries FTV1 aircraft


2014-05-30 15:19:30

Bombardier has confirmed that late yesterday there was an engine-related incident during stationary ground maintenance testing involving the CSeries F...

Latitude Technologies appointed Satcom supplier for Pilatus PC-24


2014-05-30 13:31:49

Latitude Technologies has reached an agreement with Pilatus Aircraft Ltd to be the supplier of the satellite communications system for the Pilatus PC-...

Airmedic helicopter emergency services reserved for members


2014-05-30 13:23:27

Airmedic wishes to inform the public that beginning June 15 only individuals and organizations that have valid Airmedic coverage can use its helicopte...

2014 Aviation Summit to include the popular Parade of Planes


2014-05-30 13:16:59

The 2014 Aviation Summit is excited to announce it will host the crowd-favorite Parade of Planes at the event scheduled for Oct. 31-Nov. 2 in Palm Spr...

Lost Second World War airmen of Avro Anson aircraft found in British Columbia


2014-05-30 12:45:48

The remains of four airmen from the crash of a Second World War training aircraft in British Columbia have been recovered during a collaborative opera...

Cascade Aerospace workers serve notice of legal job action


2014-05-30 11:44:22

Unifor has served 72-hour notice of legal job action on behalf of its 440 members at Cascade Aerospace late yesterday. ...

CCC congratulates CADSI on successful CANSEC 2014


2014-05-29 15:31:46

The Canadian Commercial Corporation congratulates the Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries on a successful CANSEC exhibition....

Canada's Aviation Hall of Fame inducts Clive Beddoe


2014-05-29 15:26:02

WestJet is celebrating Clive Beddoe, WestJet chairman of the board of directors, as he is inducted to Canada's Aviation Hall of Fame. ...

First production Citation CJ3+ rolls off manufacturing line


2014-05-29 15:10:27

Cessna Aircraft Company has celebrated the rollout of the first production unit of the Citation CJ3+ at the company’s manufacturing facility in Wich...

Thunder Airlines selects Latitude's SkyNode S200 system


2014-05-29 14:50:49

Latitude Technologies is pleased to announce that Thunder Airlines has selected Latitude’s SkyNode S200 flight tracking and satcom voice, data, and ...

Aerolite sees strong demand for Bell 429 EMS interiors


2014-05-29 14:46:39

Aerolite has announced that four Bell 429 EMS/SAR interiors have been delivered so far this year and four more will be delivered during the upcoming f...

Airbus Defence and Space teams with Provincial Aerospace for Fixed-Wing SAR project


2014-05-29 14:11:13

Airbus Defence and Space and Provincial Aerospace have announced they have signed a memorandum of understanding to bid for Canada's fixed-wing search ...

COM DEV wins contract for communication satellite switches and multiplexers


2014-05-29 14:01:14

COM DEV International Ltd. has announced that it has been awarded a contract to deliver Coaxial and Waveguide switches, as well as C-Band Multiplexers...

FLYHT to install real-time flight data monitoring system on five Boeing 737's


2014-05-29 12:50:02

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. has signed a contract with a Nigerian airline for the sale and delivery of the Automated Flight Information Reporting S...

Héroux-Devtek reports fiscal 2014 fourth quarter and year-end results


2014-05-29 12:39:04

Héroux-Devtek Inc. has reported its results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended March 31, 2014. ...

Héroux-Devtek announces important capital investment plan


2014-05-29 12:09:05

Héroux-Devtek Inc. has announced a comprehensive capital investment plan. ...

ACE Aviation reports first quarter results and provides an update on its liquidation process


2014-05-29 12:03:25

ACE Aviation Holdings Inc. has announced its results for the first quarter of 2014, and provided an update with respect to its liquidation process. ...

TSB releases report into 2012 fatal crash of RCMP helicopter near Cultus Lake, B.C.


2014-05-29 09:44:16

In its investigation report, the Transportation Safety Board of Canada determined that the ingestion of soft ice into the engine led to a complete lo...

Air Canada increases capacity to Charlottetown during peak summer celebrations


2014-05-28 14:11:04

Air Canada has announced that it will further adjust its schedule to offer more capacity to and from Charlottetown, P.E.I. during the peak summer trav...

Boeing receives 330-minute ETOPS certification for 787s


2014-05-28 13:27:06

The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration has approved additional extended operations for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner....

Air Canada rouge expands to Hawaii


2014-05-28 11:31:45

Air Canada rouge has announced that it is expanding service to Hawaii with the introduction of new year-round non-stop flights between Toronto and Hon...

Air Canada ready to implement expanded use of portable electronic devices aboard its aircraft


2014-05-28 11:25:56

Air Canada welcomes the announcement by the Federal Government of Canada permitting the expanded use of portable electronic devices by travelers aboar...

Héroux-Devtek appoints Andrew John Stevens as director


2014-05-28 11:18:03

Héroux-Devtek Inc. has announced the appointment of Andrew John Stevens as director of the corporation. ...

Northrop Grumman, Diamond Aircraft collaborating on intelligence-gathering aircraft systems


2014-05-28 11:14:30

Northrop Grumman Corporation is collaborating with Diamond Aircraft Industries, Inc., to deliver new intelligence-gathering aircraft capabilities to C...

ING Robotic Aviation flying at Canadian Army Exercise Maple Resolve 2014


2014-05-28 11:04:20

ING Robotic Aviation is conducting ScanEagle unmanned aerial vehicle operations for Exercise Maple Resolve 2014....

Air Canada announces appointment of Duncan Bureau as vice-president, global sales


2014-05-28 10:43:09

Air Canada has announced the appointment of Duncan Bureau as vice-president, global sales. ...

Custom Helicopters invests in SkyTrac's flight following solution


2014-05-27 17:00:17

Custom Helicopters has chosen SkyTrac’s flight following solution to optimize their operations....

Minister of National Defence releases statement on Air Force Appreciation Day


2014-05-27 16:56:58

The Honourable Rob Nicholson, Minister of National Defence, has issued a statement on Air Force Appreciation Day....

Esterline CMC Electronics to provide flight management system for C-27J Spartan


2014-05-27 12:12:59

Alenia Aermacchi has selected Esterline CMC Electronics to provide the flight management system for its worldwide C-27J Spartan fleet and for Team Spa...

RCAF participates in largest annual Canadian Armed Forces exercise


2014-05-27 11:59:19

More than 480 members of the Royal Canadian Air Force are in Alberta until the first week of June to participate in Exercise Maple Resolve 1401, the C...

NACC welcomes the expansion of PED use aboard aircraft


2014-05-26 14:21:01

The National Airlines Council of Canada welcomes the announcement by the Federal Government of Canada permitting the expanded use of portable electron...

WestJet applauds Transport Canada decision on PEDs


2014-05-26 14:16:48

WestJet has announced it will apply to Transport Canada for an exemption to allow guests greater use of their portable electronic devices during fligh...

Canadian government to allow passengers to use portable electronic devices during all phases of flight


2014-05-26 13:52:43

The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, has announced that passengers will soon be able to use portable electronic devices during all phases...

Shifting the Canadian biofuels sector into high gear


2014-05-26 12:18:13

BioFuelNet, a federally funded Network of Centres of Excellence devoted to supporting the growth of Canada's biofuels industry, has organized one of t...

Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre and Great Lakes Helicopter to co-host Aviation Fun Day


2014-05-26 12:08:09

The Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre and Great Lakes Helicopter are once again co-hosting “Aviation Fun Day”....

Canadian Aerolia plant workers train in France


2014-05-26 10:26:01

The plant of Méaulte, in the North of France, is hosting a training course for five Canadian plant workers, making up the first group currently train...

Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre gets new Alsim ALX Flight Training device


2014-05-23 16:37:13

The Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre is pleased to announce the arrival of their new Alsim ALX Flight Training device. ...

Boeing delivers fourth P-8I maritime patrol aircraft to India


2014-05-23 15:27:16

Boeing has delivered the fourth P-8I maritime patrol aircraft to India on schedule, fulfilling the first half of a contract for eight aircraft....

Chief of the Defence Staff participates in NATO Military Committee meeting


2014-05-23 12:23:03

The Chief of the Defence staff, General Tom Lawson, along with his North Atlantic Treaty Organization counterparts, have concluded the NATO Military C...

CADSI on track to deliver record-setting attendance at Canada's premier defence trade show


2014-05-23 12:17:59

Records are set to fall next week at CANSEC 2014 as booth sales, meal events and overall number of registrants challenge the record-setting figures fr...

Boeing expands customers' fuel-efficiency capabilities by acquiring ETS aviation


2014-05-23 12:01:52

Boeing has announced an agreement to acquire ETS Aviation, a provider of fuel-efficiency management and analytics software....

Research Frontiers SPD-Smart electronically dimmable window technology featured on five aircraft at EBACE


2014-05-23 11:38:19

OEM aircraft manufacturers Bombardier, Dassault and HondaJet all featured aircraft cabin interiors using Research Frontiers patented SPD-Smart light c...

Viking Investments Group, Inc. announces Letter of Intent with Jet Connected and Jimenez Trading Inc. regarding the formation of an aviation finance company


2014-05-22 12:21:01

iking Investments Group, Inc. is pleased to announce it has executed a Letter of Intent with Jet Connected and Jimenez Trading Inc. regarding the form...

Dextre becomes the first robot to repair itself in space


2014-05-22 12:06:43

Over the next 7 days, Dextre, the Canadian Space Agency's robotic handyman aboard the International Space Station, will perform the first robotic self...

AvFab receives Canadian approval for installation of Aft Jump Seat Kit in King Air series aircraft


2014-05-22 11:50:03

Aviation Fabricators recently announced they received Canadian approval for the installation of their STC approved King Air Aft Jump Seat Kits on Beec...

CTI Professional Flight Training selects Diamond Aircraft


2014-05-22 11:17:17

CTI Professional Flight Training has announced a major purchase agreement with Diamond Aircraft Industries Inc....

Pilatus reports 84 PC-24 sales at EBACE


2014-05-21 14:49:14

Pilatus Aircraft Ltd is delighted to announce that all PC-24s to be built in the first three years of production were sold over the first two days of ...

Study shows mallee-based jet fuel has firm roots


2014-05-21 14:43:27

A two-year study commissioned by Airbus and partners into the practicability of using Australia's mallee trees to make biofuels suitable for powering ...

Canadian JSF Industry Group releases open letter on F-35 procurement


2014-05-21 14:39:56

Canadian industry group weighs in on the economic considerations associated with launching an open competition to select Canada's next fighter jet. ...

Lockheed Martin receives $34 million in contracts for Enhanced Laser Guided Training Rounds


2014-05-21 14:20:49

Lockheed Martin recently received two contracts totaling $34.3 million from the U.S. Navy and Royal Canadian Air Force for Enhanced Laser Guided Train...

Gulfstream introduces the new G650ER


2014-05-21 12:53:10

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. has announced the new G650ER, an ultra-long-range aircraft that can travel 7,500 nautical miles/13,890 kilometers at Mach 0...

Boeing 737 MAX surpasses 2,000 orders


2014-05-21 12:48:46

Boeing celebrated a milestone achievement on the 737 MAX program, surpassing the 2000th order for the super-efficient single-aisle airplane. ...

Bombardier unveils first new American Airlines CRJ900 NextGen regional jet


2014-05-21 12:45:03

Bombardier Aerospace has unveiled the first of 30 enhanced CRJ900 NextGen aircraft ordered by American Airlines Group Inc. in December 2013. ...

Bombardier signs engine service agreement with Rolls-Royce


2014-05-21 12:41:08

Bombardier Aerospace and Rolls-Royce have announced a new engine service agreement authorizing Bombardier Aircraft Service Centres in Amsterdam, Nethe...

FlightSafety announcements from EBACE


2014-05-21 12:12:19

FlightSafety International and Gulfstream have made a number of recent announcements, including the introduction of a new Rejected Takeoff course. ...

Universal Avionics announces 20 aircraft platforms for FANS installation


2014-05-21 11:32:03

Universal Avionics has announced that Supplemental Type Certificates for Future Air Navigation System installations on 20 platforms have been issued o...

P&WC engine rental solution enhanced in Europe


2014-05-21 11:21:02

Pratt & Whitney Canada engine operators in Europe, Middle East and Africa can now benefit from faster response time and closer access to a large pool ...

10 Tanker equips fleet with SkyTrac Systems' flight data monitoring solution


2014-05-20 16:37:33

SkyTrac Systems is pleased to announce that 10 Tanker Air Carrier has chosen to utilize their flight data monitoring solution in their fleet of aerial...

Pilatus signs first PC-24 sales contracts with fleet customers


2014-05-20 16:18:04

On the opening day of the European Business Aviation Conference & Exhibition, Pilatus Aircraft Ltd signed fleet sales contracts with a first group of ...

Cessna receives EASA certification for Grand Caravan EX


2014-05-20 15:54:56

Cessna Aircraft Company announced it has received European Aviation Safety Agency type certification for the Grand Caravan EX aircraft, paving the way...

Pratt & Whitney Canada launches PW307D engine to power Dassault Falcon 8X


2014-05-20 15:43:48

Pratt & Whitney Canada has announced at the 2014 European Business Aviation Convention and Exhibition that it is introducing the PW307D turbofan engin...

Rockwell Collins introduces Venue HD-based cabin system retrofit for Bombardier Global aircraft


2014-05-20 15:28:43

Operators of Bombardier Global XRS and Global 5000 business jets equipped with Rockwell Collins’ Cabin Electronic System will soon have the option t...

Field Aviation to design, manufacture and install, cargo door on new CRJ700 NextGen


2014-05-20 15:13:30

Field Aviation has been awarded a significant aircraft modification contract by the Specialized and Amphibious Aircraft division of Bombardier Aerospa...

TrueNorth makes product announcements at EBACE


2014-05-20 14:56:05

TrueNorth has made three announcements at the European Business Aviation Conference and Exhibit....

Dassault announces ultra long range Falcon 8X


2014-05-20 14:09:33

Dassault Aviation has launched the Falcon 8X, the newest addition to the Falcon family in the ultra long range category....

Production progressing as Honda Aircraft prepares for HondaJet entry into service


2014-05-20 12:52:22

Honda Aircraft Company announced several achievements and milestones in the development of the HondaJet during a press conference at the European Busi...

Air Canada debuts new international cabin interiors with arrival of first Boeing 787 Dreamliner


2014-05-20 10:23:04

Air Canada has unveiled its brand new international interior product following the arrival in Toronto on Sunday of its first Boeing 787 Dreamliner....

Airbus Helicopters' EC175 makes its North Sea debut and announces extra payload


2014-05-20 09:05:48

Airbus Helicopters will demonstrate the EC175 during a three-nation tour starting on May 19. ...

Boeing, Air Canada celebrate delivery of first 787 Dreamliner for Canada


2014-05-18 12:29:46

Boeing has delivered the first 787 Dreamliner to Air Canada, the first airline in Canada to fly the Dreamliner....

Air Canada reports first quarter 2014 results


2014-05-16 10:53:57

Air Canada has reported first quarter earnings....

Lessor Falko adds two Bombardier Dash Q400s to its portfolio following acquisition from GOAL


2014-05-16 10:42:32

Falko Regional Aircraft Limited, and GOAL German Operating Aircraft Leasing GmbH & Co. KG have announced that Falko has added two Bombardier Dash 8 Q4...

ING Robotic Aviation and Centre de géomatique du Québec win Célébrons le Partenariat award


2014-05-16 09:18:28

ING Robotic Aviation, alongside partner company Centre de géomatique du Québec, has been granted the Célébrons le Partenariat award....

Avcorp announces 2014 first quarter financial results


2014-05-16 08:51:32

Avcorp Industries Inc. has announced its financial results for the quarter ended March 31....

Airbus Helicopters donates vital training aid to BCIT aerospace facility


2014-05-16 08:44:07

The British Columbia Institute of Technology is extremely pleased to receive the donation of an AS350 helicopter from Airbus Helicopters Canada. ...

GTAA announces vice president and chief financial officer appointment


2014-05-16 08:36:31

Jill Sharland has been appointed to the position of vice president and chief financial officer of the Greater Toronto Airports Authority....

Flying Colours eyes up global growth as phase one of facility expansion completed


2014-05-15 13:55:38

Flying Colours Corp. has completed the first phase of a three phase expansion plan at its Peterborough, Ont. headquarters....

Chorus Aviation Inc. announces first quarter earnings


2014-05-15 13:36:04

Chorus Aviation Inc. has announced its first quarter 2014 earnings. ...

Icelandair opens skies between YVR, Iceland and beyond


2014-05-15 11:29:14

Icelandair has inaugurated its new twice-weekly, seasonal service from Vancouver International Airport. ...

FltPlan now offers free Canadian flight supplement and digital visual navigation charts


2014-05-15 10:59:00

FltPlan has expanded its services for flights to/from the U.S. and for intra-Canada flight planning by offering the Canadian flight supplement and dig...

Bombardier and CAE sign flight training agreement for CRJ Series Family of Aircraft


2014-05-14 11:47:49

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that it has appointed CAE as its Authorized Training Provider for Bombardier's CRJ family of regional aircraft....

Bombardier confirms global broadband connectivity to be offered as line-fit option on CSeries aircraft


2014-05-14 11:40:30

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that the installation of a satellite-based Ku-band antenna on CSeries flight test vehicle one is now complete....

Air Forces of the Americas exercise wraps up


2014-05-14 11:35:09

Royal Canadian Air Force personnel and aircraft recently returned home from Exercise Cooperación III, a multinational disaster relief exercise that t...

Cargojet announces first quarter results


2014-05-14 11:08:48

Cargojet Inc. has announced financial results for the first quarter ended March 31....

HNZ Group reports 2014 first quarter results


2014-05-14 11:06:17

HNZ Group Inc. has announced its financial and operating results for the first quarter ended March 31....

FLYHT reports first quarter results


2014-05-14 11:04:11

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. has reported financial results for its first quarter ended March 31....

Magellan Aerospace Corporation announces financial results and announces new president


2014-05-14 10:59:05

Magellan Aerospace Corporation has released its financial results for the first quarter of 2014. ...

Tasneem Hashmi appointed manager of FlightSafety International's Learning Centre in Toronto


2014-05-14 10:46:58

FlightSafety International has announced that Tasneem Hashmi has been appointed manager of the company’s Learning Centre in Toronto, Ont. ...

FlightSafety names Suren Meras assistant manager of its Learning Centre in Toronto


2014-05-14 10:46:27

FlightSafety International has announced that Suren Meras has been named assistant manager of the company’s Learning Centre in Toronto, Ont. ...

Transat A.T. Inc. welcomes federal program easing restrictions on entry to Canada for Mexican travellers


2014-05-13 11:58:00

Transat A.T. Inc welcomes the introduction of the Government of Canada's CAN+ program, which will ease restrictions and make it easier for visitors fr...

Pratt & Whitney Canada celebrates the 30th anniversary of the PW100 turboprop powerhouse


2014-05-13 10:24:43

Pratt & Whitney Canada’s PW100 turboprop family is celebrating the 30th anniversary of its entry into service....

Boeing, Embraer to open joint research center for sustainable aviation biofuel


2014-05-12 14:33:43

Boeing and Embraer S.A. have announced that they will open a joint research center to advance a sustainable aviation biofuel industry in Brazil. ...

April marks new F-35 flying records


2014-05-12 13:30:04

The Lockheed Martin F-35 Lightning II aircraft fleet, which surpassed 16,000 cumulative program flight hours to date in April, flew a monthly record h...

Field Aviation receives FAA certification for Dash 8 Long Range Fuel modification


2014-05-12 12:48:35

Field Aviation has received a Supplemental Type Certificate from the FAA for its proprietary Long Range Fuel modification for the Bombardier Dash 8 s...

GTAA reports 2014 first quarter results


2014-05-12 12:40:49

The Greater Toronto Airports Authority has reported its financial and operating results for the three-month period ended March 31. ...

McCauley composite propeller receives FAA certification


2014-05-12 12:37:55

McCauley Propeller Systems has announced the FAA certification of the McCauley Propeller Systems’ Blackmac Carbon Series constant speed composite pr...

Bagotville Air Defence's Museum receives a large donation


2014-05-12 12:28:01

Bagotville Wing Commander, Colonel Sylvain Ménard, has announced the acquisition by the Air Defence Museum of a large collection of Avro Arrow artifa...

Centre de geomatique du Quebec selects ING Robotic Aviation's Responder for use in Geomatics


2014-05-12 12:05:23

Centre de géomatique du Québec has purchased ING Robotic Aviation’s Responder robotic aircraft system as a tool for aerial data acquisition....

Discovery Air appoints Admiral Michael G. Mullen, USN (ret) to its board of directors


2014-05-12 11:48:49

Discovery Air Inc. has announced the appointment of Admiral Michael G. Mullen, USN (ret.) to its board of directors. ...

WestJet Encore launches new Fort McMurray services


2014-05-12 11:31:56

WestJet has inaugurated new non-stop daily service between Kelowna, B.C., and Fort McMurray and between Vancouver and Fort McMurray....

Air Charter Service announced as founding sponsor of Powering Imagination


2014-05-12 09:35:18

Air Charter Service has announced their part in the latest chapter in the Lindbergh legacy: Powering Imagination....

Tunisian Airline Syphax conducts inaugural flight into Montreal


2014-05-12 09:23:39

Thursday, April 24th was marked with the Tunisian-based carrier Syphax Airlines beginning weekly flights into Montreal-Trudeau airport with its inaugu...

Exercise Maple Flag 47 will focus on integrated and joint operations


2014-05-09 12:04:30

Exercise Maple Flag 47 will bring together 650 Canadian Armed Forces personnel and RCAF aircraft, as well as personnel from allied partner countries, ...

Aurora aircraft crews use simulation to rehearse for future missions


2014-05-09 11:48:17

Aurora long-range patrol aircraft crews from 14 Wing Greenwood, Nova Scotia, and 19 Wing Comox, British Columbia, recently completed a “mission-rehe...

YVR introduces next generation automated passport control kiosks


2014-05-09 11:27:48

YVR has announced an upgrade to its BorderXpress Automated Passport Control kiosks....

Canada's mission in Afghanistan to be commemorated with a new national memorial


2014-05-09 11:00:13

On the eve of the National Day of Honour, Veterans Affairs Minister Julian Fantino has announced that a permanent national memorial to Canada's missio...

CAE awarded contracts valued at approximately C$60 million for four full-flight simulators


2014-05-08 11:43:53

CAE has announced that it has sold four full-flight simulators to customers in Asia and Australasia. ...

Wildlife monitoring at FAA UAS test site begins with Aeryon Scout


2014-05-07 16:27:02

Aeryon Labs is pleased to announce that the Aeryon Scout has been selected as the small Unmanned Aerial System to perform the wildlife surveys during ...

Aurora crews take part in international exercise in Scotland


2014-05-07 12:47:15

Crews from two CP-140 Aurora long-range patrol squadrons recently returned from a major international maritime patrol exercise held in Scotland....

Operation Nunalivut 2014 achieves objectives


2014-05-07 11:51:41

Operation Nunalivut 2014 ended on May 3, 2014, after bringing together a diverse group of military personnel from Canada and the United States for tra...

Chinook to land on Parliament Hill on May 8th


2014-05-07 11:21:49

In preparation for Canada’s National Day of Honour, the Canadian Armed Forces will be landing a CH 147 Chinook helicopter on Parliament Hill on Thu...

Air Canada to launch year-round service to Rio de Janeiro


2014-05-07 11:10:07

Air Canada has announced it will launch a new, non-stop service between Toronto and Rio de Janeiro beginning Dec. 11, 2014. ...

TrainingPort.net introduces new marshalling topic


2014-05-07 09:12:53

TrainingPort.net has announced the release of its first ever marshalling topic, tailor-made for ground handlers, pilots, and maintenance personnel. ...

Statoil awards contract to CHC Helicopters Canada Inc. to provide offshore transportation


2014-05-06 12:04:41

Norway-based oil and gas company Statoil has awarded CHC Helicopters Canada Inc. a contract to provide vital helicopter transportation to Statoil’s ...

Piper sells five Arrow trainers to Embry-Riddle, Daytona Beach


2014-05-06 10:56:57

Piper Aircraft Inc. will begin delivering the first of five new Piper Arrow pilot training aircraft to Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University....

WestJet Encore says bienvenue to Quebec City


2014-05-06 10:18:04

WestJet has announced the launch of new, non-stop twice-daily service between Toronto and Quebec City, Que., effective March 15, 2015. ...

JETNET releases new market information


2014-05-05 13:33:25

JETNET LLC has released March 2014 and first quarter 2014 results for the pre-owned business jet, business turboprop, helicopter, and commercial airli...

"Tiger" Squadron conducts SAR exercise in Gatineau, Que.


2014-05-05 12:19:33

More than 80 personnel from 424 Transport and Rescue Squadron, with their CC-130H Hercules aircraft and CH-146 Griffon helicopters, are conducting TIG...

Aéro Montréal's annual general meeting - positive results in 2013


2014-05-05 11:54:11

Aéro Montréal has reported positive results for 2013 and tabled the recommendations of a White Paper stemming from the Aerospace Innovation Forum du...

Air Canada opposes proposed Ontario budget increases to aviation fuel taxes


2014-05-05 10:44:35

Air Canada has commented on the proposed Ontario budget to increase aviation excise fuel taxes as well as the decision by Ontario Opposition parties t...

AMSTAT reports a mediocre first quarter for business jets and turboprops transactions


2014-05-05 09:16:40

According to AMSTAT, the business jet and turboprop resale market, experienced mediocre transaction activity in the first quarter of 2014....

Robinson R66 receives EASA certification


2014-05-02 14:41:08

On April 30, 2014, four years after initial Federal Aviation Administration certification, the European Aviation Safety Agency issued its type certifi...

First IMC Club chapter in Canada will open in Calgary next week


2014-05-02 13:07:13

The first chapter of the IMC Club International in Canada will be established on Wednesday, May 7th, when pilots meet at Springbank Airport, outside o...

WestJet announces new chief information officer


2014-05-02 13:00:51

WestJet is pleased to announce the appointment of Rocky Wiggins to the position of executive vice-president and chief information officer, effective J...

Discovery Air Inc. announces results for the quarter and year ended Jan. 31, 2014


2014-05-02 12:50:53

Discovery Air Inc. has announced its financial and operating results for the year ended Jan. 31, 2014. ...

Canada's airports urge Ontario to move in the right direction for aviation and tourism jobs and growth


2014-05-02 12:30:16

The Canadian Airports Council has called for Ontario's government to reconsider a proposed budgetary measure that would add as much as $100 million in...

150 per cent increase in tax on aviation fuel - a crushing blow to GA


2014-05-02 12:23:08

At a time when the fuel price for aviation gasoline is at an all-time high, the Ontario government, without consultation with COPA or anyone else who ...

NACC warns jobs, consumers and economic growth would bear the brunt of Ontario's aviation fuel tax increase


2014-05-02 12:11:26

Major Canadian and international airlines have urged the Ontario Government to recall its proposed budgetary measure to increase the aviation fuel tax...

IAAE Canada launches mobile app for the Facility, Operations and Airport Managers Conference


2014-05-02 11:33:19

The International Association of Airport Executives Canada (IAAE Canada) has announced that the Facility, Operations and Airport Managers Conference (...

Gulfstream names SkyService as its first authorized warranty facility in Canada


2014-05-01 14:05:01

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. recently named SkyService as its first company-authorized warranty facility in Canada. ...

AAR signs five year contract to support Air Canada's narrow-body Airbus fleet


2014-05-01 11:35:04

AAR has signed a five-year exclusive contract with Air Canada to support its fleet of 89 Airbus 319, 320 and 321 narrow-body aircraft....

Skyservice launches Fly Now: app for private jet charter


2014-04-30 11:55:47

Skyservice is pleased to announce the release of its new app, Fly Now, available for all recent versions of the iPhone and iPad....

Fighter aircraft bound for Romania


2014-04-29 14:10:05

Defence Minister Rob Nicholson was in Bagotville, Que., April 29 to mark the departure of Canadian personnel and six CF-18 fighter aircraft headed for...

RCAF improves testing for "the right stuff"


2014-04-29 13:55:38

Recent updates to the RCAF's selection system have allowed candidates for the next generation of aircrew officers to be better screened for specific c...

CF-18 Demo Team prepares for 2014 season


2014-04-29 12:40:59

The skies over 19 Wing Comox, B.C., welcomed two CF-18 Hornet fighters on April 24, when the CF-18 Demo Team arrived to join the Snowbirds aerobatic t...

MDA selected to define robotic concepts for deep-space missions


2014-04-29 11:56:03

MDA announced that it has received two contracts from the Canadian Space Agency to define critical technologies and assess potential contributions tha...

FlightSafety International to build new Learning Center in Columbus, Ohio


2014-04-29 11:40:08

FlightSafety International has announced that it will build a new Learning Center in Columbus, Ohio. ...

Bombardier honours its operators and suppliers for outstanding performance


2014-04-29 11:28:25

Bombardier Aerospace has recognized operators and suppliers who achieved exceptional operational performances last year....

Air Canada rouge inaugurates service at YVR to Las Vegas


2014-04-29 11:14:43

Vancouver Airport Authority has welcomed Air Canada rouge operations to Vancouver International Airport, with a daily, non-stop flight from Vancouver ...

Canadian North announces new Pilot Training Centre in Edmonton


2014-04-29 09:55:23

Canadian North proudly announces that it is establishing a new Pilot Training Centre at Edmonton International Airport....

Bombardier driving safety agenda with industry-leading Safety Standdown Program


2014-04-28 12:35:18

Bombardier Aerospace announced that its industry-leading Bombardier Safety Standdown Program has themed its 2014 activities around attention control f...

AgustaWestland supports Royal Canadian Air Force for Exercise Cooperacion III in Peru


2014-04-28 12:34:53

AgustaWestland is proud to provide its support to the Royal Canadian Air Force in deploying an AW101/CH-149 Cormorant for Exercise Cooperacion III in ...

An Air Force for the 21st century: RCAF refines its expeditionary capabilities


2014-04-28 11:11:19

The Royal Canadian Air Force has transformed itself into an effective, capable force that is mobile and can operate anywhere in Canada and across the ...

WestJet launches more non-stop service from YYC


2014-04-28 10:41:04

WestJet has launched new daily non-stop service from Calgary International Airport to New York (JFK) and Prince George, B.C....

Electric E-Fan aircraft demonstrates airborne E-Mobility


2014-04-28 10:16:56

The successful first public flight of the electric E-Fan experimental aircraft was the highlight of Airbus Group’s E-Aircraft Day in Bordeaux, Franc...

Cadorath Group welcomes new business development leader


2014-04-25 11:32:13

The Cadorath Group has announced the addition of Rod Kucheran to the Business Development Team for their Cadorath Aerospace and Meridian Helicopters d...

Aviation Specialties Unlimited obtains FAA STC for spray planes


2014-04-25 11:29:46

Aviation Specialties Unlimited Inc. added two fixed wing STCs to its growing list of fixed wing aircraft STCs....

Nanshan International Flight Academy completes factory acceptance of Level D Full Flight Simulator at Frasca International


2014-04-25 11:06:44

Nanshan International Flight Academy has completed factory acceptance on their CAAC Level D Cessna CJ1+ Full Flight Simulator from Frasca Internationa...

Machinists apply for single employer status with Air Canada Rouge and Sky Regional


2014-04-25 10:50:17

The International Association of Machinist and Aerospace Workers has made two separate applications to the Canada Industrial Relations Board, for sing...

Avcorp announces Strategic Aerospace and Defence Initiative funding agreement with the Government of Canada


2014-04-24 11:21:57

Avcorp Industries Inc. announced that it has received a Strategic Aerospace and Defence Initiative Contribution Agreement from the Government of Canad...

FlightSafety International to host the 2014 Flight Simulation Engineering and Maintenance Conference


2014-04-24 10:02:58

FlightSafety International announces that it will host the 2014 Flight Simulation Engineering and Maintenance Conference. It will be held Sept. 15 to1...

Dehcho Regional launches new scholarships, online application portal


2014-04-24 09:41:39

Dehcho Regional Helicopters and its fixed-wing division Dehcho Airways are pleased to announce the launch of several new scholarships for youth intere...

RCAF aircrews deploy to Peru for disaster relief exercise


2014-04-23 12:18:25

Aircrews from the Royal Canadian Air Force have deployed to Peru to take part in Exercise Cooperación III, a key Latin American multinational exercis...

Super Legend launched In Lakeland


2014-04-23 12:10:35

American Legend Aircraft Company launched its Lycoming powered Super Legend on the grounds of Sun ‘n Fun 2014, with the arrival of three new aircraf...

Boeing reports strong first-quarter results


2014-04-23 12:04:10

The Boeing Company reported first-quarter revenue increased eight percent to $20.5 billion on higher commercial volume....

Porter introduces new summer route between Stephenville and Halifax


2014-04-23 11:36:27

Porter Airlines is introducing seasonal service between Stephenville, N.L., and Halifax. ...

The Calgary Airport Authority announces plans for celebrations on Canada's longest runway


2014-04-23 11:14:55

The Calgary Airport Authority has revealed plans for Run and Roam the Runway - a weekend event that will allow Calgarians to experience Canada's newes...

FLYHT's technology achieves major milestone with one million flights


2014-04-23 10:49:51

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. reported that its flagship Automated Flight Information Reporting System has reached a major milestone having surpassed...

Bombardier sells two Q400 NextGen airliners to operator in the Middle East and Africa region


2014-04-23 09:47:20

Bombardier Aerospace announced that a customer in the Middle East and Africa region placed a firm order for two Q400 NextGen turboprop airliners....

Shandong Airlines to purchase 50 Boeing 737s


2014-04-22 16:32:09

Boeing is delighted with Shandong Airlines’ commitment to order 50 Boeing 737s, including 16 Next-Generation 737s and 34 737 MAXs....

Vector signs three-year MRO support contract with Optima Aero for PT6T-series engines


2014-04-22 16:15:38

Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services-North America has signed a three-year MRO support contract with Optima Aero headquartered in Quebec, to provide m...

Bombardier's U.S.-based service centres and technicians earn 2013 FAA AMT Diamond Award Certificate of Excellence


2014-04-22 15:00:40

Bombardier Aerospace announced that each of its eight wholly owned service centres in the U.S. has been awarded a 2013 Aviation Maintenance Technician...

Lessor Falko Regional Aircraft Limited adds Bombardier CRJ900 NextGen aircraft to its portfolio


2014-04-22 11:28:03

Adria Airways, Falko Regional Aircraft Limited, and Bombardier Aerospace have announced that Falko has added a Bombardier CRJ900 NextGen aircraft to i...

Consortium for Aerospace Research and Innovation in Canada (CARIC) launches


2014-04-21 12:58:50

A joint initiative of the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) and CRIAQ, CARIC is a national research and technology network that unites...

Royal Canadian Air Force Association presents memento to 424 Transport and Rescue Squadron


2014-04-21 12:57:27

The Royal Canadian Air Force Association recently presented a memento — in remembrance of last year’s urban search and rescue mission in Kingston,...

FlightSafety International promotes Jennifer Bensky to director, courseware support


2014-04-21 12:56:31

FlightSafety International has announced that Jennifer Bensky has been promoted to director, Courseware Support....

FlightSafety International names Jon Pollack director, Business Development, Rotorcraft


2014-04-21 12:56:19

FlightSafety International has announced that Jon Pollack has been named director, Business Development, Rotorcraft....

Boeing honours suppliers for exceptional performance


2014-04-21 09:17:57

Winning companies partner with Boeing to focus on quality, delivery, support, affordability....

RCAF takes part in disaster relief exercise in Peru


2014-04-21 09:01:25

Approximately 60 members of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) are deploying to Peru to take part in Exercise COOPERACIÓN III. ...

Doors now open to Complexe Capitale Helicoptere in Quebec City


2014-04-16 14:44:35

Today marks the launch of a world-class aviation facility in Quebec City; The Complexe Capitale Hélicoptère, located near Quebec City Jean Lesage In...

The Comox Valley Airport celebrates historic milestone


2014-04-16 14:08:28

Ten years ago today, the Comox Valley Airport opened the doors to a brand new terminal building and made the transition to the full service, modern fa...

Viking appoints new vice-president, international sales & marketing


2014-04-16 12:46:30

Viking Air Limited of Victoria, B.C., has appointed Evan McCorry to the new role of vice-president, international sales & marketing....

Boeing delivers 8,000th 737


2014-04-16 12:41:51

Boeing has delivered the 8,000th 737 to come off the production line to United Airlines, marking another important milestone for the world's best-sell...

FLYHT reports 2013 year end results


2014-04-16 12:02:36

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. has reported financial results for the fourth quarter and its year end Dec. 31, 2013....

MDA awarded support contract for unmanned aerial surveillance solution to DND


2014-04-16 11:13:30

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. announced that it has been awarded a five year contract valued at $5 million with Canada's Department of Nat...

FLIR Systems Canada partners with ING Robotic Aviation to introduce an advanced method of infrared inspections


2014-04-16 10:59:22

FLIR Systems is pleased to announce that ING Robotic Aviation has selected its products to develop robotic aircraft for aerial industrial infrared ins...

Sherbrooke Fire Department selects ING Robotic Aviation to provide support for Quebec flooding


2014-04-16 10:35:53

The Fire Department of Sherbrooke, Que. has called upon the services of ING Robotic Aviation, to help assess the level of the river and precisely dete...

First Air leads the industry with the adoption of automatically triggered data streaming


2014-04-15 16:57:11

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. is pleased to announce that First Air is adding FLYHTStream’s automatically triggered, real-time data and live black ...

Piper takes trainer orders from University of North Dakota Aerospace


2014-04-15 16:52:39

Piper Aircraft, Inc. has taken orders for three twin-engine piston-powered Training Class Piper Seminole aircraft from the UND Aerospace Foundation wh...

Skeye Aviation Systems introduces four new aviation operating software solutions


2014-04-15 11:42:35

Skeye Aviation Systems has developed and released four new aviation operation software solutions....

Comtek Advanced Structures celebrates 20 years


2014-04-15 10:40:36

Comtek Advanced Structures Ltd. is pleased to announce its 20th anniversary of service to the regional airline industry. ...

Pilatus Centre Canada to sell and service PC-24 jet


2014-04-14 15:12:59

Pilatus Centre Canada has been named the exclusive Canadian Authorized PC-24 Sales and Service Centre....

Canada's Northern airlines enter merger discussions


2014-04-14 14:31:58

Makivik Corporation and NorTerra Inc., respectively the shareholders of First Air and Canadian North, have agreed to hold discussions leading to the m...

Innotech Aviation receives composites repair, modification certification


2014-04-14 14:14:06

Transport Canada has granted Innotech Aviation a rating in the category of advanced composites, allowing the facility to perform advanced repair, modi...

Canadian R66 operators can now fly safely with DART's R66 Emergency Float System


2014-04-14 13:54:28

DART Aerospace is pleased to announce that Transport Canada has confirmed that DART’s R66 Emergency Float System can now be installed in Canada....

Northern NORAD training exercise concludes


2014-04-14 12:00:00

Canada’s active commitment to ensuring a visible presence in the North was demonstrated with a coordinated two-week training exercise conducted by t...

Nolinor Airlines changes morning departure time from Region of Waterloo International Airport


2014-04-14 10:05:08

The Region of Waterloo International Airport is pleased to advise that the Nolinor Airlines morning flight will now depart at 7:00 a.m....

Reignwood Group orders 10 Cessna Grand Caravan EX aircraft for tourism services in China


2014-04-14 09:57:59

Cessna Aircraft Company has announced a landmark order for Caravan turboprop aircraft to be operated for tourism services in China....

WestJet introduces service to Penticton


2014-04-11 12:03:21

WestJet has announced Penticton, B.C., as its newest destination....

WestJet Encore heads to Kamloops


2014-04-11 11:38:57

WestJet has announced the launch of daily, non-stop WestJet Encore service between Edmonton and Kamloops, starting Feb. 15, 2015. ...

Shimco nominated for Business Excellence Awards


2014-04-11 11:27:42

Shimco announced the receipt of two separate nominations for the Markham Board of Trade's 2014 Business Excellence Awards. ...

NASA signs agreement with German, Canadian partners to test alternative fuels


2014-04-11 11:22:01

NASA has signed separate agreements with the German Aerospace Center and the National Research Council of Canada to conduct a series of joint flight t...

Innotech-Execaire teams with Aviation Supplies (HK) Ltd. for enhanced Asian aircraft sales presence


2014-04-11 11:16:06

Innotech-Execaire Aviation Group is continuing its service expansion in Asia with the opening of a pre-owned business aircraft sales office in Shangha...

Bombardier's Learjet 85 takes flight with Rockwell Collins' Pro Line Fusion avionics


2014-04-11 11:04:07

Rockwell Collins’ award-winning Pro Line Fusion avionics installed on the Learjet 85 aircraft, played a key role in the first flight of Bombardier...

New York Air National Guard's 109th Airlift Wing will participate in Canadian Forces Arctic exercise


2014-04-10 12:07:51

Nearly 40 Airmen and two LC-130 ski-equipped aircraft from the 109th Airlift Wing will join the Canadian Forces on Friday, April 11 to participate in ...

GTAA releases report detailing actions to improve airport operations, communications and customer services


2014-04-10 11:46:08

The board of directors of the Greater Toronto Airports Authority has released a report on the unusual weather conditions experienced at the airport b...

Héroux-Devtek applauds the first flight of the Learjet 85 aircraft


2014-04-10 11:25:19

Héroux-Devtek Inc. congratulates Bombardier Aerospace for the first flight of the Learjet 85 aircraft....

Bombardier's Learjet 85 aircraft takes flight


2014-04-10 10:12:08

Bombardier Aerospace announced that the Learjet 85 aircraft successfully completed its first flight, achieving a major milestone in a business aircraf...

Quickstep signs long-term F-35 component agreement with Marand


2014-04-10 09:53:23

Quickstep Holdings Limited announced that it has signed a long-term agreement with Marand Precision Engineering Pty Ltd....

Boeing Maintenance Performance Toolbox selected by Air Canada


2014-04-09 16:54:56

Boeing announced that Air Canada has signed an agreement to implement the Boeing Maintenance Performance Toolbox to support maintenance operations for...

Government of British Columbia announces $1 million in partnership with AIAC Pacific


2014-04-09 15:19:34

Michael de Jong, Minister of Finance and Teresa Wat, Minister of International Trade announced a $1 million partnership project with AIAC's Pacific di...

Pilatus achieves record results in 2013: sales exceed one billion mark


2014-04-09 15:13:19

For the first time in its 75 year history, Pilatus Aircraft Ltd has surpassed the one billion mark in terms of sales....

Bruce's Custom Covers marks 35 years of service to aircraft owners around the world


2014-04-09 14:54:25

Bruce's Custom Covers is celebrating more than 35 years of protecting aircraft, closing in on nearly half a million aircraft covered....

Boeing updates timing of C-17 production line closure


2014-04-09 14:52:20

Boeing has adjusted slightly the timing for ending C-17 Globemaster III production and closing its Long Beach, Calif., C-17 final assembly facility....

Denis Faubert appointed CRIAQ president and CEO


2014-04-09 14:45:33

The Consortium for Research and Innovation in Aerospace in Quebec has announced the appointment of Denis Faubert as president and CEO....

Air Canada is the first Canadian airline to offer customers Wi-Fi connectivity across North America


2014-04-09 14:29:42

Air Canada, the first Canadian carrier to offer customers in-flight Wi-Fi connectivity, plans to begin rolling out connectivity across its North Ameri...

Flying Colours Corp. delivers first complete carbon fibre interior to Hong Kong client


2014-04-09 14:14:55

Flying Colours Corp. has announced the delivery of its first ever complete carbon fibre interior reconfiguration of a Bombardier Challenger 850 aircra...

EMTEQ showcases new products and announces contracts at the Aircraft Interiors Expo


2014-04-09 14:11:55

EMTEQ has announced new contracts at the Aircraft Interiors Expo in Hamburg where it is showcasing new product offerings....

Flying Colours Corp. ramps up preparations for opening of Singapore facility launch


2014-04-09 12:56:25

Flying Colours Corp. is is ramping up preparations for setting up its new facility in Singapore....

Spirit AeroSystems Aftermarket Customer Support opens sales office in Midwest City, Okla.


2014-04-09 12:24:32

Spirit AeroSystems, Inc. Aftermarket Customer Support recently opened a sales office at the Tinker Business and Industrial Park in Midwest City, Okla....

Cessna celebrates 100th Grand Caravan EX delivery


2014-04-09 11:53:23

Cessna Aircraft Company is celebrating the milestone delivery of the 100th Cessna Grand Caravan EX....

The Sky’s No Limit – Girls Fly Too! 2014 event sets worldwide precedent, wins world trophy


2014-04-09 11:35:23

B.C.’s Langley Regional Airport hosts the largest female aviation outreach event of its kind in world history and wins ‘Most Female Pilot Friendly...

SkyTrac Systems introduces Duty Hours feature to SkyWeb


2014-04-09 09:21:20

SkyTrac Systems has introduced Duty Hours to their product offerings to enhance the risk management capabilities of their clients and streamline busin...

Sunwing Airlines renews its trust in AFI KLM E&M


2014-04-08 11:34:02

AFI KLM E&M has announced an agreement that includes the repair and overhaul of components on Sunwing's four new Boeing 737-800 Next Generation aircra...

More than 26,000 attend Fly It Forward activities; 5,703 girls and women discover flight


2014-04-08 09:38:51

During Women of Aviation Worldwide Week 2014, entrants in the Fly It Forward Challenge organized activities that drew more than 26,000 attendees in 96...

Quest unveils new Summit Executive interior


2014-04-07 14:57:52

Quest Aircraft Company unveiled its new Summit Executive interior last week at the annual Sun n’ Fun Expo....

NORAD training planned across Canada's North


2014-04-07 12:54:20

The North American Aerospace Defense Command and the Canadian NORAD Region, will conduct Operation Spring Forward, a major training operation, at vari...

R1 Airlines offers boundless services to businesses anywhere in the world


2014-04-07 12:30:44

R1 Airlines, previously known as Regional 1 Airlines, formally launched the new “boundless” brand identity in its quest for global growth, and exp...

Boeing opens 737 Interior Configuration Studio


2014-04-07 12:20:52

Boeing has debuted its new 737 Configuration Studio, a new facility where airline customers can choose their jetliner interiors. ...

Artist reveals greeting card to help wounded, injured and mentally ill Canadian soldiers returning from Afganistan


2014-04-07 11:44:33

Surrey, B.C.-based artist Graham Force unveiled his latest artwork in the form of a greeting card called ‘Canadian Heroes'....

Magellan Aerospace awarded engine maintenance contract for CF-188 F404


2014-04-07 11:34:47

Magellan Aerospace Corporation announced the award of a contract for engine repair and overhaul for the F404 engine that powers Canada's fleet of CF-1...

COM DEV wins commercial contract


2014-04-07 10:23:29

COM DEV International Ltd. announced that it has been awarded a contract valued in excess of $6 million, to supply Ku and C-band Input and Output Mult...

CAE concludes fiscal year with industry record sale of 48 simulators


2014-04-07 09:23:56

CAE announced that it has established an industry record of 48 Level D full-flight simulators sold during its fiscal year 2014 which ended on March 31...

GAL Aerospace Corp. completes acquisition of AeroQuest Inc.


2014-04-04 16:47:31

GAL Aerospace Corp. has completed the acquisition of AeroQuest Inc. of Lawrenceville, Ga....

Expanding your Skies


2014-04-04 13:21:34

Magazine broadens its focus to deliver North America’s biggest aviation industry news....

Airbus Helicopters Canada delivers AS350 B3e to Innukoptères Inc


2014-04-04 12:23:19

An Airbus Helicopters AS350 B3e will join Innukoptères’ current fleet of three AS350 B2s and will be flown for different utilities projects, includ...

New paint celebrates 30 years of pilot training


2014-04-04 12:22:39

Jim Belliveau, 410 Tactical Fighter (Operational Training) Squadron graphic artist from 4 Wing Cold Lake, Alta, has painted a few airplanes in his 31 ...

Bombardier highlights ongoing commitment to enhancing services and support at Maintenance & Operations Conference in Dallas


2014-04-04 12:15:00

Bombardier Aerospace hosted 152 business aircraft owners and operators and 25 suppliers and collaborators at the Intercontinental Dallas Hotel for the...

Fort McMurray airport launches new WestJet services


2014-04-04 11:52:26

WestJet and the Fort McMurray International Airport have celebrated the launch of new nonstop air service to Las Vegas, seven times per week services ...

Rockwell Collins expands FANS 1/A capability in business jet aftermarket


2014-04-04 11:38:49

Dassault Falcon 50EX, Falcon 2000 and Falcon 2000EX aircraft currently equipped with Rockwell Collins avionics and flight management system now have a...

Porter Airlines and SATA Airlines announce partnership


2014-04-04 11:31:06

Porter Airlines and SATA Airlines have signed an interline agreement facilitating a new travel experience between Canada and Portugal. ...

Air Canada reports March traffic results


2014-04-04 11:12:32

For the month of March, Air Canada reported a system wide traffic growth of 1.4 per cent on a capacity increase of 3.6 per cent. ...

ASAP Avionics introduces new glass cockpit for R44


2014-04-03 12:17:51

ASAP Avionics is pleased to introduce its latest glass cockpit for the Robinson R44 helicopter....

Bombardier announces key leadership changes in its Parts Services team


2014-04-03 11:55:28

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that Diane De Souza, vice president of its Parts Services team, will retire after 28 years with Bombardier Aerospac...

M1 Composites Technology achieves multiple accreditations further increasing value added to its customers


2014-04-03 11:31:34

M1 Composites Technology Inc. has achieved ISO 9001 and AS9100 quality accreditations for its advanced composites repair facility and manufacturing pl...

Air Canada finalizes $1.6 billion LEAP-1B engine order


2014-04-03 11:21:52

Air Canada has finalized its order for 122 LEAP-1B engines to power 61 Boeing 737 MAX airplanes. ...

Boeing, Air Canada finalize order for 61 737 MAXs


2014-04-03 11:07:15

Boeing and Air Canada have finalized an order for 61 737 MAX airplanes to lead the airline's single-aisle fleet renewal plan....

Textron Simulation & Training Systems reveals new name and brand


2014-04-03 10:16:15

Textron Simulation & Training Systems has launched its new name and brand -- TRU Simulation + Training Inc., a new force in the aviation simulation an...

Héroux-Devtek announces new chairman of its board of directors


2014-04-03 10:02:49

Héroux-Devtek Inc. has announced changes to its board of directors. ...

WestJet reports March load factor of 84.0 per cent


2014-04-03 09:58:27

WestJet has announced March 2014 traffic results with a load factor of 84.0 per cent...

April 1 Bulletin - WestJet moves to metric time


2014-04-02 15:09:09

Concerned about guest confusion, airline changes schedule display system. ...

Bell finalizes agreement for eight 412EPs to Canadian Commercial Corporation to be used by Philippine Department of National Defense


2014-04-02 14:48:19

Bell Helicopter announced it has signed a purchase agreement with the Canadian Commercial Corporation for eight Bell 412EP helicopters. ...

HNZ Group appoints Larry Murphy as director


2014-04-02 12:49:59

HNZ Group Inc. is pleased to announce that Laurence Murphy has agreed to join the board of directors of the corporation. ...

Cessna and Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University sign long-term agreement including purchase of 57 Cessna Skyhawks


2014-04-02 12:41:52

Cessna Aircraft Company announced that it signed a long-term purchase agreement with Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University, which includes the purchase...

Air Transat selects Esterline CMC Electronics for its A310 fleet upgrade program


2014-04-02 11:28:13

Esterline CMC Electronics has been awarded a contract by Air Transat to upgrade the legacy Flight Management Systems on the fleet of nine Air Transat ...

SkyTrac Systems releases short video production


2014-04-02 09:45:50

SkyTrac Systems has released a corporate video that demonstrates how Flair Airlines and Canadian Helicopters utilize their systems....

Minister Nicholson's statement on the 90th anniversary of the Royal Canadian Air Force


2014-04-01 13:50:40

In honour of the 90th anniversary of the Royal Canadian Air Force, the Honourable Rob Nicholson, Minister of National Defence issued a statement....

Gogo's business aviation group expands air-to-ground connectivity service to Canada


2014-04-01 13:16:56

Gogo Inc. announced that its business aviation group, Aircell, has launched Gogo Biz in-flight Internet and voice service to business aircraft in Cana...

McCauley showcases clean sheet composite propeller at 2014 Sun 'n Fun


2014-04-01 12:27:48

McCauley Propeller Systems, a division of Cessna Aircraft Company, is showcasing the Blackmac Carbon Series constant speed composite propeller at this...

Beechcraft to celebrate King Air 50th anniversary at 2014 Sun 'n Fun Fly-In


2014-04-01 12:08:50

Beechcraft Corporation announced that it will commemorate the 50th anniversary of its line of King Air turboprops with attendees at this year’s Sun ...

Bombardier welcomes North Cariboo Air to the Smart Parts program for Q400 aircraft


2014-04-01 11:13:51

Bombardier Aerospace announced that North Cariboo Air, which recently took delivery of its first Q400 turboprop, has enrolled the aircraft in the Smar...

Avcorp announces 2013 annual financial results


2014-04-01 11:02:37

Avcorp Industries Inc. has announced its financial results for the year ended Dec. 31, 2013. ...

Lycoming Engines celebrates 85 years of aviation innovation


2014-04-01 10:24:26

Lycoming Engines, an operating division of Avco Corporation, is pleased to announce that 2014 marks its 85th year of innovation in aviation technology...

Bombardier and Island Air of Hawaii sign purchase agreement for up to six Q400 NextGen airliners


2014-04-01 09:55:42

Bombardier Aerospace announced that Hawaii Island Air, Inc. has placed a firm order for two Q400 NextGen turboprop airliners and has also taken option...

FLYHT receives certification from Brazilian authorities


2014-04-01 09:47:11

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. reported that it has received a Supplemental Type Certificate for its Automated Flight Information Reporting System 228...

Thai Carrier Nok Air converts options to firm orders for two Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft


2014-03-31 15:08:06

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that low-cost carrier Nok Air of Thailand has converted two previously booked Q400 NextGen aircraft options to firm...

Northern flyers to benefit from new travel rewards program: Canadian North's Aurora Rewards


2014-03-31 13:56:56

Passengers who fly in the north will now be rewarded for their travel as Canadian North introduces its much-anticipated Aurora Rewards loyalty program...

All Nippon Airways' first flight to Canada lands at YVR


2014-03-31 13:46:46

Vancouver Airport Authority has welcomed All Nippon Airways to Vancouver International Airport. ...

HeliQwest selects Latitude's IONode and SkyNode complete HFDM system


2014-03-31 12:28:54

Latitude Technologies is pleased to announce that HeliQwest Aviation Inc. and HeliQwest International Inc. have taken delivery of Latitude’s full HF...

China Express Airlines places firm order for three more Bombardier CRJ900 NextGen airliners


2014-03-31 12:03:28

Bombardier Aerospace announced that China Express Airlines has converted previously announced conditional purchase agreements for three CRJ900 NextGen...

Skills development program for aviation and aerospace occupations in Northern Canada


2014-03-28 13:30:01

The Northern Air Transport Association and the Canadian Council for Aviation & Aerospace are pleased to announce the signing of a partnership agreemen...

RCAF 2014 Demo Jet revealed


2014-03-28 13:20:09

The 2014 CF-18 Demonstration Team jet was unveiled on March 27, 2014, at 4 Wing Cold Lake, Alta, to much deserved fanfare....

Export win for Canadian aerospace company


2014-03-28 13:13:09

The Honourable Ed Fast, Minister of International Trade, announced that Canada has signed a US$105-million contract with the Philippines to supply eig...

Bombardier signs firm purchase agreement with undisclosed customer for one CRJ700 NextGen aircraft


2014-03-28 13:06:20

Bombardier Aerospace announced that a customer from Latin America, who has requested to remain unidentified, has signed a firm purchase agreement for ...

Magellan Aerospace Corporation announces financial results


2014-03-28 12:25:29

Magellan Aerospace Corporation released its financial results for the fourth quarter of 2013....

Canada invests in health technologies for astronauts


2014-03-28 12:08:49

The Honourable James Moore, Minister responsible for the Canadian Space Agency, has announced five new studies that will help assess innovative Canadi...

Star Navigation is granted an Airbus A320 STC by Transport Canada


2014-03-28 12:03:52

Star Navigation Systems Group Ltd., is pleased to announce that Transport Canada has granted it a Supplemental Type Certificate with respect to the in...

Long-time Bombardier customer Adria Airways orders two CRJ900 NextGen aircraft


2014-03-28 11:56:38

Bombardier Aerospace announced that Adria Airways of Ljubljana, Slovenia has signed a firm purchase agreement for two CRJ900 NextGen regional jets....

Unstabilized approach and improper braking technique factors in 2011 runway excursion at the Ottawa airport


2014-03-27 12:06:42

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada has released its investigation report into the Sept. 4 2011 runway excursion of United Express Flight 3363, ...

Cascade Aerospace selects Becker Digital Audio for Mexican Air Force C-130K upgrade program


2014-03-27 11:52:53

Becker Avionics is pleased to announce Cascade Aerospace has chosen the Becker DVCS Digital Audio System for integration into two Mexican Air Force C-...

SkyTrac uses satellite technology to track aircraft position


2014-03-27 11:34:24

SkyTrac Systems Ltd has been in the business of flight-following, monitoring flight data, and supporting aviation business’ for over twenty years. T...

CUPE urges House of Commons to study a proposed regulation reducing the number of flight attendants on aircraft


2014-03-27 10:59:54

CUPE is asking MPs on the House of Commons Standing Committee on Transport, Infrastructure and Communities to immediately study a regulatory change th...

Canadian airfare prices are competitive, excessive taxes and surcharges are the main issue


2014-03-27 10:02:04

With 75 per cent of Canada's population living only 90 minutes from the U.S. border, many Canadian airports are competing for passengers with their no...

WestJet Encore purchases five new Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft


2014-03-27 09:39:23

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that Calgary-based WestJet Encore Ltd. has signed a firm purchase agreement for five Q400 NextGen airliners....

YVR named number one airport in North America for the fifth consecutive year


2014-03-26 16:21:50

Vancouver International Airport was named #1 Airport in North America for the fifth consecutive year by Skytrax World Airport Awards....

MC2 gives back with Centennial College in shaping future avionics techs


2014-03-26 15:34:19

Mid-Canada Mod Center is pleased to announce that it is working co-operatively with Centennial College in Toronto, Ont. to provide first-hand experien...

Around the world in 80 days for autism


2014-03-26 13:26:36

Canadian pilots Chris Elgar and Dave McElroy are doing their part to raise awareness and funds for autism research by flying around the world in 80 da...

TSB releases its investigation report regarding a 2011 crash in Resolute Bay, Nunavut


2014-03-26 12:21:41

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada has released its investigation report into the August 2011 fatal accident involving First Air flight 6560 in...

Air Canada rouge expands to Western Canada


2014-03-26 11:47:59

Air Canada has announced that its leisure carrier subsidiary, Air Canada rouge, is expanding to Western Canada to serve a number of predominant leisur...

Bombardier announces order for amphibious aircraft


2014-03-26 10:41:44

Bombardier Aerospace announced that it has signed a firm purchase agreement with the Government of Newfoundland and Labrador for two Bombardier 415 am...

ALPA: TSB First Air 6560 investigation report identifies several deficiencies


2014-03-26 10:12:11

The release of the TSB's final report into the First Air 6560 accident underscores many longstanding safety concerns of the Air Line Pilots Associatio...

Bombardier delivers first Global 6000 aircraft to Mexico-based operator


2014-03-26 09:40:50

Bombardier's Global aircraft family celebrated a significant milestone with the entry-into-service of its first Global 6000 business jet to be operate...

Fort McMurray to open new international airport terminal


2014-03-25 12:49:07

Canada’s fastest growing community will open the doors of a new Air Terminal Building on June 9, 2014....

Comfortable majority of Torontonians behind Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport plan


2014-03-25 11:26:39

A recent survey completed last weekend by Nanos Research on behalf of Porter Airlines suggests that a very comfortable majority of Torontonians were i...

MDA to provide additional airborne radar surveillance systems


2014-03-24 14:04:55

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. announced that it has signed a contract valued at $64 million with Canada's Department of National Defence t...

Air Canada rouge launches Montreal-Cancun non-stop service


2014-03-24 14:03:04

Air Canada rouge continues its expansion of service between Canada and sunny Mexico with the March 22 launch of up to daily non-stop service between M...

Flying Colours Corp. strengthens footprint in Africa with multiple deliveries


2014-03-24 10:26:15

Ahead of this year’s Nigerian Business Aviation Conference, Flying Colours Corp. has announced delivery of a reconfigured Bombardier Challenger 604 ...

Bombardier Q400 NextGen airliner kicks off Latin American tour at the FIDAE Air Show in Chile


2014-03-24 09:28:44

Bombardier Aerospace announced that its technologically advanced Q400 NextGen regional airliner has departed on a three-week, multi-country demonstrat...

DynCorp International expands international aerial firefighting capabilities through strategic alliance with The Coulson Group


2014-03-21 13:32:58

DynCorp International has announced the expansion of its international aerial firefighting offering through a new strategic alliance with The Coulson ...

SkyTrac Systems implements worldwide weather in SkyWeb


2014-03-21 12:53:23

SkyTrac Systems is pleased to announce the introduction of worldwide weather overlays to their web-based tracking and mapping tool, SkyWeb....

Review team finds Boeing 787 design safe


2014-03-21 12:45:43

The Department of Transportation's Federal Aviation Administration has released the findings of a review team formed in January 2013 to review the Boe...

New CJ3+ from Cessna offers latest avionics, cabin and cockpit


2014-03-21 12:08:47

Cessna Aircraft Company has announced a new aircraft to add to the company’s popular line of Cessna CJ-series jets. ...

Porter Airlines sees City of Toronto staff report as positive step


2014-03-21 11:54:53

Porter Airlines' president and CEO, Robert Deluce, provided a statement in response to the City of Toronto's staff report regarding the request to int...

CAE wins defence contracts valued at more than $140 million


2014-03-21 09:47:32

CAE has announced that it has won a series of contracts valued at more than $140 million to provide a range of training systems and services for globa...

Aeroport de Quebec Inc. conducts Annual Public Meeting


2014-03-20 14:27:40

The chair of the board of Aéroport de Québec Inc., André Fortin, along with the president and CEO of AQi, Gaëtan Gagné, presented the 2013 Annual...

Hope Air announces two national Spirit of Hope Awards


2014-03-20 13:38:28

At its recent annual volunteer celebration in Toronto, Ont., Hope Air announced the winners of the 2013 Spirit of Hope Volunteer Awards....

RCAF CP-140 Aurora aircraft to gain enhanced capabilities and extended service lives


2014-03-20 11:38:29

Canada is expanding its fleet of upgraded Royal Canadian Air Force CP-140 Aurora long-range patrol aircraft....

Airports Council International continues its growth in Montreal


2014-03-20 10:47:06

Angela Gittens, director general of Airports Council International, and Dominique Anglade, president and CEO of Montréal International, announced tha...

HNZ Group reports 2013 year-end results


2014-03-20 10:08:56

HNZ Group Inc. has announced its financial and operating results for the fourth quarter and fiscal year ended Dec. 31, 2013. ...

Business organizations show support for Porter proposal


2014-03-19 15:05:47

According to four key business organizations, the Porter Airlines proposal to serve longer-range destinations from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport w...

Summit launches Avro RJ85 program; forms partnerships with Det'on Cho and First Air


2014-03-19 12:21:24

The Summit Aviation Group is pleased to announce the launch of its Avro RJ85 program that will initially help service Diavik Diamond Mine's transporta...

GTAA reports 2013 results


2014-03-19 11:40:35

The Greater Toronto Airports Authority has reported its financial and operating results for the fiscal year ended Dec. 31, 2013....

Star Navigation announces AS9100 Rev C quality re-certification


2014-03-19 11:05:25

Star Navigation Systems Group Ltd. announced that it has been successfully re-certified to the ISO 9001- 2010 / AS9100 Revision C Standard....

Kelowna Flightcraft joins Team Spartan's Canadian fixed wing search and rescue team


2014-03-19 10:33:19

Team Spartan is pleased to announce that it has added Kelowna Flightcraft to its team that is pursuing the RCAF Fixed Wing Search and Rescue program....

André Pelletier takes charge of business development at Capitale Hélicoptère


2014-03-18 16:46:55

Capitale Hélicoptère is pleased to announce the arrival of André Pelletier as he assumes his new role as vice president of sales and business devel...

Vancouver voted number one proposed new Porter destination


2014-03-17 14:36:35

Porter Airlines supporters have voted Vancouver the top new destination they want to connect with Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport. ...

IMP Aerospace awarded Technical Publications contracts


2014-03-17 12:50:27

IMP Aerospace Technical Publications was recently selected for two significant S1000D Interactive Electronic Technical Publications projects. ...

Garmin expands radar altimeter product line with complete low-cost solution


2014-03-17 11:57:46

Garmin International Inc. has announced a comprehensive radar altimeter solution that expands upon Garmin’s GRA 5500 radar altimeter to include the ...

Paul Benoit appointed to the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority


2014-03-17 11:56:06

The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, has announced the appointment of Paul Benoit to the board of directors of the Canadian Air Transport...

CHC Group reports fiscal-2014 Q3 operating results, provides guidance for full-year performance


2014-03-17 11:28:21

CHC Group Ltd., the parent company of CHC Helicopter, has reported its financial performance for the fiscal-2014 third quarter, which ended Jan. 31. ...

Four major Toronto unions support Porter Airlines growth plan


2014-03-14 14:42:52

Four major Toronto unions are supporting Porter Airlines' proposal to operate the Bombardier CS100 jet from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport to longe...

Canadian Armed Forces completes military mission in Afghanistan


2014-03-14 13:05:09

After more than 12 years, Canada’s military mission in Afghanistan has ended....

Transat A.T. Inc. releases financial results for the first quarter of 2014


2014-03-14 12:48:28

Transat A.T. Inc. posted revenues of $847.2 million for the quarter ended Jan. 31, 2014, compared with $805.7 million for the same period in 2013, an ...

Transat A.T. Inc. appoints three new directors to its board


2014-03-14 12:39:29

Jean-Marc Eustache, chairman of the board, president and chief executive officer of Transat A.T. Inc., is pleased to announce the appointments of Raym...

Textron completes acquisition of Beechcraft


2014-03-14 12:29:00

Textron Inc. announced it has closed its acquisition of Beech Holdings, LLC and that it will bring together its Cessna business and Beechcraft to form...

EMTEQ introduces new products and enhances current offerings


2014-03-14 12:05:21

EMTEQ has launched the new 3X series LED lighting, and shares accomplishments surrounding it's QUASAR II mood lighting system, eConnect system, and wa...

Air Canada rouge launches daily Montreal to Las Vegas service


2014-03-14 11:24:26

Air Canada rouge has launched daily non-stop service between Montreal and Las Vegas, the only year round daily non-stop service between Montreal and L...

Aeroports de Montreal announces its results for fiscal 2013


2014-03-14 09:52:37

Aéroports de Montréal announced its audited consolidated financial results for the fiscal year ended Dec. 31, 2013. ...

AGFT Ltd. selected as new Continental ContiTech distributor


2014-03-13 14:29:08

AGFT Ltd. has announced a new distribution partnership with Continental ContiTech AEROPAL brand, which will provide AGFT customers with a specialized ...

Avjet appoints new sales representative


2014-03-13 13:01:14

Avjet would like to announce the arrival of Jocelin Bureau to the sales team....

Viking celebrates completion of 50th production Twin Otter Series 400


2014-03-13 10:29:20

Earlier this month, Viking recognized the completion of its 50th production Series 400 Twin Otter at two separate events for employees held at the com...

Discovery Air appoints Paul Bernards as chief financial officer


2014-03-12 16:52:14

Discovery Air Inc. announced that Paul Bernards has been appointed as the chief financial officer of Discovery Air. ...

Cargojet and Hamilton International Airport partner in new Air Cargo Logistics Facility


2014-03-12 13:00:21

Cargojet and the John C. Munro Hamilton International Airport announced a partnership in the Airport's $12 million Air Cargo Logistics Facility, for w...

First F-35 Lightning II arrives at Luke Air Force Base


2014-03-12 12:49:35

Escorted by two F-16s, Luke Air Force Base’s in Arizona received its first F-35 Lightning II from the Lockheed Martin factory....

Aeromexico strengthens its WestJet alliance


2014-03-12 12:23:24

Aeromexico announced that it has increased its cooperation with Canadian airline WestJet, providing passengers with added connectivity to more destina...

The big chill


2014-03-12 12:10:13

Business aviation faces sky high de-icing costs at some Canadian airports....

Montreal to be the only North American city connected to Tunis by direct flight


2014-03-12 11:33:23

Aéroports de Montréal is pleased to confirm that Tunisian airline Syphax will launch regular direct service between Montréal-Trudeau and Tunis-Cart...

SkyTrac Systems wins contract to provide Hydro One with aviation support services


2014-03-12 10:00:37

SkyTrac is pleased to announce the award of the Hydro One Networks Inc. helicopter operations support contract. ...

Vancouver Airport Authority to install Automated Passport Control kiosks at Hartsfield-Jackson Atlanta International Airport


2014-03-12 09:35:44

Vancouver Airport Authority has announced the sale of 74 Automated Passport Control BorderXpress kiosks to the world's busiest airport - Hartsfield-Ja...

FLYHT signs new AFIRS 220 contract with Asian airline


2014-03-11 14:19:30

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. has signed a contract with an Asian charter airline for the Automated Flight Information Reporting System 220....

Vector signs exclusive five year MRO support contract with Sunshine Helicopters


2014-03-11 12:48:48

Vector Aerospace is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services-North America has signed a five year, exclusive MRO ...

Embry-Riddle Aeronautical University - Worldwide to offer open online course on human factors in aviation accidents


2014-03-10 14:21:46

The mental and physical factors that contribute to aviation accidents will be examined during a free, massive open online course offered by Embry-Ridd...

Manitoba STARS air ambulance to resume service


2014-03-10 14:16:43

On the advice of medical professionals, Manitoba's Shock Trauma Air Rescue Society (STARS) air ambulance will resume responding to calls for emergency...

High-performance Blackshape CF300 Prime sport two-seater plane now in Canada


2014-03-10 12:00:51

The Blackshape CF300 Prime two-seater will be distributed in North America by the Aircité Aviation - Aviasport partnership....

COM DEV announces first quarter fiscal 2014 results


2014-03-10 11:38:35

COM DEV International Ltd. announced first quarter results for the three-month period ended Jan. 31, 2014....

WestJet salutes women in aviation


2014-03-10 11:04:08

On the eve of International Women's Day, WestJet celebrated the contribution of women to the aviation industry in Canada and around the world. ...

Lycoming eliminates frequent use requirement on 2,200 TBO for Robinson helicopters


2014-03-10 10:17:24

Lycoming Service Instruction No. 1009AW (Feb. 24, 2014) eliminates the previous 2,200 time-between-overhaul requirement that specified engines be used...

Discovery Air Technical Services to undertake aircraft modification and integration for Beechcraft G58 ISR Demonstrator


2014-03-10 09:29:10

Discovery Air Technical Services is pleased to announce that it is supporting Beechcraft Corp. to develop a G58 ISR Demonstrator Platform. ...

Bombardier reinforces its customer services network in Latin America


2014-03-07 12:39:33

Bombardier Aerospace continues to enhance its aftermarket support worldwide by opening a new Regional Support Office in Toluca, Mexico. ...

Cargojet announces strong fourth quarter and twelve-month results


2014-03-07 12:15:52

Cargojet Inc. has announced financial results for the fourth quarter and twelve-month period ended Dec. 31, 2013....

WestJet ranked in top 100 Canadian brands


2014-03-07 12:13:12

WestJet has announced that Brand Finance has ranked WestJet 74th among the top 100 Canadian brands....

WestJet reports February load factor of 84.6 per cent


2014-03-07 12:10:54

WestJet has announced February 2014 traffic results with a load factor of 84.6 per cent. ...

Embraer celebrates ten years of E-Jet deliveries


2014-03-07 12:05:59

Embraer Commercial Aviation is celebrating a historic milestone in its E-Jets program – the ten year anniversary of the first aircraft deliveries....

Air Canada reports February traffic results


2014-03-07 11:59:59

For the month of February, Air Canada reported system wide traffic growth of 3.8 per cent on a capacity increase of 4.9 per cent....

Avjet receives Air Transat


2014-03-07 11:46:51

Avjet is extremely proud to have received the prestigious Air Transat award for "Best Aviation Fuel Supply" for 2013....

Sunwing Airlines honoured with 2014 Consumer Choice Award


2014-03-07 11:31:26

The 2014 Consumer Choice Award has been presented to Sunwing Airlines winning in the category of Aircraft Charter Services for the Greater Toronto Are...

MHM Publishing announces CHC Safety and Quality Summit give-away


2014-03-07 11:05:14

MHM Publishing — publishers of Vertical, Vertical 911 and Canadian Skies magazines — is pleased to announce its annual give-away for the CHC Safet...

Major tourism groups support Porter proposal


2014-03-07 09:37:32

Tourism industry leaders support Porter's proposal to add service to more destinations from Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport, saying it will benefit ...

Nav Canada signs teaming agreement with Airbus Defence and Space


2014-03-06 11:21:25

NavCanatm, a division of Nav Canada, will team with Airbus Defence and Space to offer a solution for the SysAT Program of the Direction des Services d...

Historic Learjet 28 visits Toronto Buttonville Municipal Airport


2014-03-06 09:29:47

An historic business aircraft – the very first Learjet 28 – recently visited the ramp at the Toronto Buttonville Municipal Airport....

RCAF and Civil Air Search and Rescue Association conduct coordinated exercise in B.C.


2014-03-05 12:11:55

442 Transport and Rescue Squadron from 19 Wing Comox, B.C., and local Civil Air Search and Rescue Association members conducted a search and rescue ex...

Boeing Maritime Surveillance Aircraft demonstrator completes first flight


2014-03-05 12:00:32

Boeing’s Maritime Surveillance Aircraft demonstrator recently completed its first flight....

FLYHT signs new AFIRS 220 contract with Asian charter airline


2014-03-05 10:48:01

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. reported that it has signed a contract with an Asian charter airline for the Automated Flight Information Reporting Sys...

Canadian North wins Alberta Chamber's top business awards


2014-03-04 16:10:38

Canadian North is thrilled to announce that it has won both the Premier's Award of Distinction and the Eagle Feather Business Award of Distinction at ...

Waterfront companies Redpath Sugar, Pinewood Studios support Porter proposal


2014-03-04 12:19:27

Over 500 local residents and major waterfront businesses have shown their support for an enhanced Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport as part of a revit...

AgustaWestland signs agreement to open Canadian Supply Centre


2014-03-04 11:26:23

AgustaWestland has signed an agreement for its first Canadian Supply Centre, to be strategically located in Toronto and operated by Chartright Executi...

"Women Fly in K-W!" event to support Women of Aviation Worldwide Week


2014-03-04 11:17:56

The “Women Fly in K-W!” team, along with the Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre and the Breslau Flyers/COPA Flight 26 will host several events to c...

MDA provides RADARSAT-2 information to support maritime surveillance


2014-03-04 11:04:31

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. announced that it has received an order to provide RADARSAT-2 information to the European Maritime Safety Ag...

Sunwing Airlines fuel efficiency aircraft with Split Scimitar Winglets is now in service


2014-03-04 09:55:38

Sunwing's first aircraft with the fuel efficiency Split Scimitar Winglets designed by Aviation Partners Boeing is officially in service as of last Fri...

FLYHT signs new AFIRS 228B contract with Middle Eastern-based operations group of an international cargo airline


2014-03-04 08:37:25

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. reported today that it has signed a contract with the Middle Eastern-based operations group of an international cargo a...

Bombardier introduces its new Customer Response Team aircraft to support U.S.-based business aircraft operators


2014-03-03 15:47:19

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that the new dedicated Customer Response Team aircraft, a Learjet 45, has been launched to provide resolution of Ai...

Quebec Aviators and Bush Pilots receives 2014 Aviation Safety Award


2014-03-03 15:43:04

Transport Canada proudly celebrated air transportation safety in Canada by announcing the winner of the 2014 Aviation Safety Award....

Magellan Aerospace - first F-35A horizontal tail assembly takes flight


2014-03-03 15:34:54

Magellan Aerospace Corporation announced that the first Magellan-manufactured horizontal tail assembly installed on an F-35A Lightning II aircraft was...

AV&R officially takes off


2014-03-03 11:17:29

AV&R Vision & Robotics and IMAC Automation announced that they have successfully completed their merger....

SkyTrac Systems introduces expanded Flight Data Monitoring section to SkyWeb


2014-02-28 13:14:43

SkyTrac Systems is pleased to announce that they have introduced a new Flight Data Monitoring (FDM) section to SkyWeb to streamline monitoring activit...

RCAF air demo teams ready to thrill in 2014


2014-02-28 10:34:33

The RCAF is pleased to release the 2014 event schedules for both of its air demonstration teams: the Canadian Forces Snowbirds and the CF-18 National ...

Elan Head collects HAI Excellence in Communications Award


2014-02-28 10:11:02

MHM Publishing’s own Elan Head took home this year’s HAI Excellence in Communications Award. ...

Bombardier delivers dual-class Q400 NextGen airliner to RwandAir


2014-02-28 09:15:30

The number of airlines and other operators of Q400 and Q400 NextGen aircraft in Africa has grown to 15....

Bombardier to premiere its new Learjet 75 aircraft on Latin American tour


2014-02-28 08:52:39

Bombardier Aerospace today announced that its new Learjet 75 aircraft will be showcased for the first time in Latin America during a special demonstra...

WestJet rated investment grade by Standard & Poor's


2014-02-28 08:41:07

WestJet is very pleased to announce that it has been assigned a BBB- corporate credit rating ("investment grade") with a stable outlook by Standard & ...

Milestone Aviation Group signs deal with Pratt & Whitney Canada for new helicopter engine fleet management program


2014-02-27 17:07:22

The US$75 million, 15-year agreement will see P&WC; offer its Flexible Turboshaft Engine Fleet Management program to Milestone customers....

P&WC commemorates the 7,000th PT6T engine power section delivered to Bell Helicopter Textron


2014-02-27 12:13:29

The Bell 212/412 helicopters and the PT6T engine represent a pairing of two legendary products, and P&WC; wishes the team at Bell Helicopter Textron m...

Exchange Income Corporation reports financial results for Q4 and FY 2013


2014-02-27 09:28:53

Exchange Income Corporation, a diversified, acquisition-oriented company focused on niche aviation and specialty manufacturing sectors, reported its f...

Canadian North adds new flights and service offerings


2014-02-27 09:22:31

Canadian North announces its multi-tiered growth plan that reaffirms its commitment as the leading airline in the North....

Vector signs agreement with Helicopter Transport Services Canada Inc. at Heli-Expo 2014 for repair of CT7-2A engines


2014-02-26 15:35:17

Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services – North America has signed a two-year agreement with Helicopter Transport Services (Canada) Inc., to provide re...

Pratt & Whitney Canada signs FMP agreement with Bristow Helicopters


2014-02-26 15:05:22

Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC;) and Bristow Group, headquartered in Houston, Texas, have signed a long-term Fleet Management Program (FMP) agreement fo...

FlightPath International classrooms now feature 60" flat screens


2014-02-26 09:33:32

After only a few months of success with the integration of iPad technology into the classroom, FlightPath International introduces the use of two 60...

Western aerospace industry concludes successful partnership day on Parliament Hill


2014-02-26 09:06:32

Twenty-six representatives from Western Canadian aerospace visited Ottawa to take part in the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada’s inaugural...

Cessna Citation Latitude prototype reaches maximum performance envelope


2014-02-26 09:03:41

In only the aircraft’s third flight, the Latitude prototype has successfully achieved full envelope performance for maximum speed (440 KTAS, 506 mph...

Middle Eastern operator Falcon Aviation Services signs a letter of iIntent for up to two Bombardier CSeries Aircraft


2014-02-26 08:52:36

Bombardier Aerospace announced today that Abu Dhabi-based Falcon Aviation Services has signed a Letter of Intent to acquire one CS300 aircraft and an ...

StandardAero receives 2014 Rolls-Royce FIRST Network Customer Satisfaction Award


2014-02-25 16:31:43

The 2014 award represented the fifth consecutive year that the company has been recognized by Rolls-Royce for outstanding customer satisfaction. ...

Pratt & Whitney Canada congratulates Airbus Helicopters on the certification of the EC175


2014-02-25 15:12:51

On Jan. 30 of this year, Airbus Helicopters successfully obtained EASA Type Certification on the EC175 powered by the PT6C-67E. ...

StandardAero RR300 program advances with 5 recent engine inductions


2014-02-25 14:48:09

StandardAero has rapidly built up its capabilities and MRO services for Rolls-Royce RR300 helicopter engines, inducting five engines into the company...

SkyTrac Systems partners with DAC International


2014-02-25 11:55:36

SkyTrac Systems announced today that DAC International, a Greenwich AeroGroup company, specializing in avionics sales and distribution, has joined the...

FlightPath International Limited is expanding again


2014-02-25 11:15:19

An additional 4,000 square feet is being added to the corporate administration offices in Alliston, Ont. ...

Summit Helicopters acquires CC Helicopters


2014-02-25 11:06:49

The Ledcor Group of Companies, its subsidiary Summit Helicopters, and CC Helicopters announced that they have concluded a definitive agreement for Led...

Erickson announces corporate rebranding


2014-02-25 10:23:34

Erickson Air-Crane Incorporated has announced that the company will now do business under the brand name of “Erickson.” ...

Send Word Now to provide emergency communication services to Canadian North Airlines


2014-02-25 09:38:05

Send Word Now, the worldwide leader in critical communications, announced today its selection by Canadian North Airlines to provide emergency notifica...

Universal Avionics sees increased interest from Super Puma operators to support offshore operations


2014-02-24 16:02:08

Authorized dealer, Heli-One Canada Inc., showcasing Super Puma Multi-Mission Management System retrofit program at Heli-Expo 2014....

Display cursor control unveiled for Next Generation MD Explorer


2014-02-24 16:01:51

First light-twin helicopter in market to offer “point and click" display control from the collective...

Discovery Air announces intention to complete rights offering


2014-02-24 16:01:27

Discovery Air Inc. today announced that, subject to the receipt of applicable regulatory approvals, it intends to complete a rights offering to raise ...

Skies set to turn pink during Women of Aviation Worldwide Week


2014-02-24 15:16:20

Week of awareness encourages girls and women to explore the aviation industry...

Government of Canada celebrates 6th annual National Aviation Day


2014-02-24 15:09:28

February 23 marked the sixth annual National Aviation Day in Canada. ...

Nav Canada releases 2013 Annual Report


2014-02-24 13:20:19

The theme for the 2013 annual report is ”Eyes on the Skies.”...

Pratt & Whitney Canada signs four major contracts with HEMS operators


2014-02-24 09:43:49

Pratt & Whitney Canada has signed engine maintenance contracts with four U.S. helicopter emergency medical service (HEMS) operators that will keep the...

CWHM Lancaster to tour UK


2014-02-24 09:36:21

The Canadian Warplane Heritage Museum is pleased to announce that it will be flying its prized Avro Lancaster to England this August....

Latitude Technologies and AKV announce development partnership


2014-02-24 08:56:23

Latitude Technologies and AKV Inc. have jointly announced a technical and business development partnership between the companies. ...

PW200 engine family celebrates a quarter century of success


2014-02-21 12:37:11

October 1988 marked a new path in the helicopter industry for Pratt & Whitney Canada: the first flight of a PW200 series engine....

Pratt & Whitney Canada continues to gain momentum in the global helicopter market


2014-02-21 11:28:54

Pratt & Whitney Canada’s growing helicopter-engine business marked several major milestones in 2013 including reaching 50 million turboshaft flying ...

Joseph Randell resigns from the Discovery Air Board


2014-02-21 10:00:06

Discovery Air Inc. announced that Joseph Randell has resigned from Discovery Air's Board of Directors....

Canadian, U.S. Airports welcome promise of a North American approach to trusted travellers


2014-02-20 15:43:23

Airports Council International-North America and the Canadian Airports Council have welcomed the joint commitment of Canada, the United States, and Me...

Government invests in safety at Region of Waterloo International Airport


2014-02-20 15:16:26

The Government of Canada is investing $27,215 from the Airports Capital Assistance Program for the purchase of a runway condition reporting system whi...

Chorus Aviation Inc. announces fourth quarter and year end earnings


2014-02-20 15:03:08

Chorus Aviation Inc. has announced its fourth quarter and year end 2013 earnings. ...

Boeing, L-3 complete final phase of CF-18 Modernization for RCAF


2014-02-20 12:43:36

Boeing and L-3 MAS have completed the last scheduled phase of the CF-18 Incremental Modernization Program, ensuring that the avionics systems on the R...

Discovery Air announces resignation of chief financial officer


2014-02-20 09:47:54

Discovery Air Inc. announces the resignation of Mr. William (Bill) Martin as the chief financial officer of the Company effective March 31, 2014 due t...

Astronaut Chris Hadfield will be guest speaker at Canada's Aviation Hall of Fame induction ceremony


2014-02-19 16:10:33

Canadian astronaut Chris Hadfield will be the guest speaker at the 41st annual induction ceremony of Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame. ...

Daily, First Class Dreamliner service lands at YVR


2014-02-19 16:09:33

China Southern Airlines announced the arrival of its Boeing 787 - the first Dreamliner to operate daily service and offer passengers an exclusive Firs...

Cessna Citation Latitude takes to the skies


2014-02-19 13:40:38

Cessna Aircraft Company is celebrating the successful first prototype flight of its highly-anticipated Citation Latitude midsize business jet....

Cargojet awarded Purolator and Canada Post domestic air cargo network services contract


2014-02-19 13:10:41

Cargojet announced they have been awarded the Domestic Air Cargo Network Services contract and have signed a Master Services Agreement with the Canada...

Cadorath adds automated shot peen to capabilities


2014-02-19 12:58:46

Cadorath Aerospace is pleased to announce the addition of automated shot peen to its in-house capabilities....

Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services - North America displays modified integrated cockpit at Heli-Expo


2014-02-19 12:49:47

Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services – North America, a subsidiary of Vector Aerospace, will have a custom-modified integrated cockpit on display at...

The RCAF to capitalize on innovation


2014-02-19 12:47:15

Lieutenant-General Yvan Blondin, the commander of the Royal Canadian Air Force, spoke to more than 100 members and friends of the Montreal Council on ...

Canadian War Museum displays hockey jersey from RCAF’s legendary gold medal-winning team


2014-02-19 12:42:16

A jersey belonging to a member of the Royal Canadian Air Force Flyers hockey team will be on display in the lobby of the Canadian War Museum until Mar...

417 Squadron answers medevac call


2014-02-19 12:36:37

A CH-146 Griffon helicopter from 417 Combat Support Squadron from 4 Wing Cold Lake, Alta., took to the skies in record-breaking winds on for a medevac...

424 Squadron SAR crew presented with keys to City of Kingston


2014-02-19 12:28:58

The 424 Transport and Rescue Squadron crew involved in the dramatic rescue of a crane operator above a huge, raging fire in downtown Kingston, Ont. wa...

NACC welcomes the expansion of air services with Mexico


2014-02-19 12:22:52

The National Airlines Council of Canada welcomes the expansion of the Canada-Mexico Air Transport Agreement. ...

Air Canada selects Morpho's Itemiser DX for enhanced air cargo screening


2014-02-19 12:19:33

Morpho (Safran), through its subsidiary Morpho Detection, announced that Air Canada has deployed Morpho's Itemiser DX desktop explosives trace detecto...

Aircraft charters to remote sites boost ACS Canada's results


2014-02-19 12:08:55

Air Charter Service has reported that it has seen a 36 per cent increase in the number of charter contracts it completed in the country over the past ...

IMP Electronic Systems receives Boeing Gold Performance Excellence Award


2014-02-19 11:47:07

IMP Electronic Systems, an operating unit of IMP Aerospace & Defence, is pleased to announce that it has received the 2013 Gold Boeing Performance Exc...

Ascent Aerospace certifies new generation helitank firefighting system


2014-02-19 10:06:18

Ascent Aerospace announces the STC certification and production launch of the Ascent 50001C helitank system for Bell 212 helicopters. ...

B.C. Aerospace competitiveness receives $5 million boost from provincial budget


2014-02-19 09:53:26

In its annual budget, the B.C. government announced it would work with AIAC Pacific to deliver on its $5 million campaign promise in last year's provi...

Air Canada welcomes agreement to expand air services between Canada and Mexico


2014-02-19 09:45:39

Air Canada has welcomed the signing of an expanded Canada-Mexico Air Transport Agreement....

MDA to provide critical information to monitor surface deformation in mines


2014-02-19 09:21:55

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. announced that it has signed contracts in excess of $1 million with two international mining customers to mon...

Safety investment at Kenora Airport to enhance safety in Northern Ontario


2014-02-18 16:46:07

The Government of Canada is investing $36,750 from the Airports Capital Assistance Program for the purchase of a runway condition reporting system....

PHP Louisiana doubles size of facility to 10,000 square feet


2014-02-18 12:00:22

Lafayette, La. based Precision Heliparts - Louisiana has announced that it has doubled the size of its facility to 10,000 square feet....

Quest increases landing weight for the KODIAK


2014-02-18 11:38:05

Quest Aircraft Company is pleased to announce that it has received FAA approval for an increase of 565 lbs to the maximum landing weight of the KODIAK...

Montreal-Trudeau ranks fourth in North America for number of direct flights to Europe


2014-02-18 11:03:43

Aéroports de Montréal is pleased to announce the new air services that will be available this summer at Montréal-Pierre Elliott Trudeau Internation...

Safety investment at Quesnel Regional Airport will enhance safety in British Columbia


2014-02-18 09:16:07

The Government of Canada is investing $39,115 from the Airports Capital Assistance Program for the purchase of a runway condition reporting system....

Cadorath welcomes new repair development engineer


2014-02-14 14:27:01

Cadorath Aerospace is pleased to announce the appointment of Chris Berkis to their Helicopter Extended Repair Development Team. ...

Nav Canada reports January traffic figures


2014-02-14 13:53:06

Nav Canada announced its traffic figures for the month of January 2014, as measured in weighted charging units for en-route, terminal and oceanic air ...

Kitchener Aero Avionics adds FAA STC for Garmin G-500H in Eurocopter EC120


2014-02-14 13:10:06

Kitchener Aero Avionics is pleased to announce the addition of an FAA STC for their “Glass-Cockpit” upgrade to the Eurocopter EC120 helicopter. ...

WestJet selects Panasonic for inflight entertainment and connectivity


2014-02-14 11:52:16

WestJet announced it has signed a multi-year agreement with Panasonic Avionics Corporation to provide the airline with a new inflight entertainment sy...

Air Canada rouge offers 30 per cent more capacity with launch of Montreal-Orlando service


2014-02-14 11:48:52

Air Canada rouge begins flying non-stop between Montreal and Orlando starting Feb. 15 with two convenient daily departures from Montreal....

GuestLogix and Inflight Service Europe AB enter three year agreement with Norwegian Air Shuttle ASA


2014-02-14 11:22:51

GuestLogix Inc. announced an agreement to deploy its onboard retail technology platform including POS handheld devices onboard Norwegian Air Shuttle A...

Bombardier concludes successful week at the Singapore Airshow; solidifies presence in Asia-Pacific region


2014-02-14 10:15:26

Bombardier concluded its participation in Asia's biggest airshow - the Singapore Airshow - with firm orders and commitments for up to 17 aircraft valu...

Malawian Airlines joins Q400 aircraft family as the 15th operator in Africa


2014-02-14 09:45:15

Bombardier Aerospace welcomed Malawian Airlines to its family of operators, following the airline's introduction to service of a Q400 NextGen turbopro...

Viking adds two Series 400 Twin Otters to Singapore Airshow sales total


2014-02-13 15:38:49

With the 2014 Singapore Airshow show well underway, Viking Air Limited was able to capture another multiple aircraft sale of the Twin Otter Series 400...

FLYHT recognized as a 2014 TSX Venture 50 company


2014-02-13 14:23:09

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. is pleased to announce that it has been recognized as a top ten performer in the Technology & Life Sciences Category of...

Jazz Aviation LP is named one of Canada's Best Diversity Employers for the third consecutive year


2014-02-13 12:43:05

Jazz Aviation LP has been selected as one of Canada's Best Diversity Employers for 2014 by Mediacorp Canada Inc. for the third year in a row. ...

US-Bangla Airlines of Bangladesh to launch its first operations with two Bombardier Q400 Aircraft


2014-02-13 12:36:55

Bombardier Aerospace has welcomed Dhaka-based US-Bangla Airlines Ltd. to the family of Q400 aircraft operators. ...

FIFA World Cup visits Canada aboard Danish Air Transport plane


2014-02-13 12:11:52

The FIFA World Cup Trophy has made its sole visit to Canada with a stop in Toronto during its world tour. ...

GE Canada and EDC co-host Canadian high-tech companies to boost competitiveness in the global aerospace market


2014-02-13 10:45:20

GE Canada and Export Development Canada are working together to identify and introduce innovative and globally minded Canadian companies into the supp...

Vector Aerospace successfully delivers fully refurbished AS332L-1 to Rainier Heli-Lift Inc.


2014-02-13 09:19:05

Vector Aerospace is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services – North America has completed the successful deliv...

Minister Aglukkaq congratulates Air North on their inaugural Whitehorse to Ottawa flight


2014-02-12 15:15:15

The Honourable Leona Aglukkaq congratulates Air North on their first Whitehorse to Ottawa flight, which will increase economic opportunity and growth ...

Porter Airlines and EL AL Israel Airlines sign interline agreement


2014-02-12 14:54:02

Porter Airlines and EL AL Israel Airlines have signed an interline agreement facilitating more options for travel between Canada and Israel. ...

Air Canada reports record full year 2013 results


2014-02-12 14:12:08

Air Canada has reported record full year earnings before interest, taxes, depreciation, amortization and impairment, and aircraft rent of $1.433 billi...

Beechcraft Corporation reports strong finish to 2013


2014-02-12 13:54:31

Beechcraft Corporation has announced its fourth-quarter and year-end 2013 delivery data. ...

Bombardier, Nantong Tongzhou Bay Aviation and FlightSafety International sign letter of intent to establish Q400 NextGen aircraft pilot training


2014-02-12 12:46:51

Bombardier Aerospace announced that it has co-signed a letter of intent with Nantong Tongzhou Bay Aviation and FlightSafety International to establish...

AJW Technique expands capabilities by investing in custom engineered equipment


2014-02-12 12:33:25

AJW Technique has just completed final certification of a custom engineered heating system designed to complement the hot and cold pneumatic component...

Skye Avionics completes first installation of the Garmin GTX330 ES integrated with Freeflight 1201 WAAS/GPS sensor


2014-02-12 12:29:53

Skye Avionics has completed the first installation in the world of the Freeflight 1201 GPS WAAS receiver integrated with the Garmin GTX330 ES Transpon...

Bombardier increases capabilities at its newly inaugurated Singapore Service Centre through on-site support agreement


2014-02-12 12:25:20

Bombardier Aerospace announced that it will be adding full service interior refurbishment capabilities to its comprehensive line and heavy maintenance...

First KODIAK delivered to Brazil


2014-02-12 12:20:13

Quest Aircraft Company is pleased to announce that it has appointed Quest Aircraft Do Brasil as the KODIAK dealer for Brazil....

Viking Twin Otter Series 400 demonstrates strong SE Asia presence


2014-02-12 12:10:28

With the announcement of a new dual aircraft order to First Flying Co., Ltd. of Japan, the Viking Twin Otter Series 400 continues to demonstrate a str...

Viking sells first series 400 Twin Otters to Japanese market


2014-02-12 12:04:12

Viking Air Limited and First Flying Co., Ltd. of Osaka, Japan, have entered into an agreement for the purchase of two Twin Otter Series 400 aircraft, ...

Lessor Falko Regional Aircraft Limited joins Bombardier CRJ900 aircraft family


2014-02-12 11:47:19

Bombardier Aerospace and Falko Regional Aircraft Limited have announced that Falko has added a CRJ900 aircraft to its portfolio. ...

Government of Canada introduces changes to pilot licensing


2014-02-12 10:53:15

The Honourable Lisa Raitt announced amendments to the Canadian Aviation Regulations which will set the groundwork for the introduction of the Multi-cr...

MDA awarded multiple contracts to monitor offshore exploration and production activity


2014-02-12 10:19:48

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. announced that it has been awarded three contracts valued at a few million dollars. ...

Customer signs letter of intent to purchase up to 12 Bombardier CRJ900 NextGen aircraft


2014-02-11 17:06:37

Bombardier Aerospace announced that a customer, who has requested to remain unidentified at this time, has signed a letter of intent to purchase up to...

AJW Group to ramp up presence in China


2014-02-11 17:00:27

Following the successful launch of AJW in China some years ago, AJW Group announces its intention to increase its investment in the region with expand...

AJW Technique achieves ANAC Brazil Certification


2014-02-11 16:55:47

AJW Technique, the ascendant component repair and overhaul specialists, have achieved ANAC Brazil Certification. ...

Bombardier inaugurates its first wholly owned service centre in the Asia-Pacific region


2014-02-11 16:48:36

Bombardier Aerospace held an inauguration event, coinciding with the Singapore Airshow, to officially open its new full-scale, company-owned service c...

Esterline CMC Electronics' new PilotView 12.1 inch Class 2 Electronic Flight Bag and Aircraft Information Server Selected by Bombardier for CSeries aircraft


2014-02-11 16:34:53

Esterline CMC Electronics’ new 12.1 inch Class 2 PilotView Electronic Flight Bag system has been selected as a factory option on the Bombardier CSer...

Pratt & Whitney Canada and Hawker Pacific sign MOU for DPHM servicing in Asia Pacific region


2014-02-11 15:31:12

Pratt & Whitney Canada Corp. announced the signing of a memorandum of understanding with Hawker Pacific at Singapore Airshow 2014....

CAE reports third quarter financial results for fiscal year 2014


2014-02-11 15:10:22

CAE has reported financial results for the third quarter ended Dec. 31, 2013....

Cessna Citation fleet passes 30 million flight hours


2014-02-11 14:36:30

Cessna Aircraft Company is proud to announce that the fleet of Citation Jets is passing the 30 million flight hour mark, an accomplishment unmatched i...

Pilatus enhances PC-12 NG for 2014


2014-02-11 12:52:39

Pilatus is introducing five new features in the 2014 model in an effort to keep demand high for the popular single engine turboprop. ...

Appointment to the Canadian Air Transport Security Authority


2014-02-11 12:30:47

The Honourable Lisa Raitt, Minister of Transport, has announced the appointment of Melissa L. Coulson to the board of directors of the Canadian Air Tr...

Joe Frakes initiating plans to restart Mallard program, industry veteran Sam Jantzen to lead reintroduction


2014-02-11 12:06:14

Joe Frakes has announced the creation of Mallard Aircraft, a new venture to reintroduce the Turbine Mallard amphibious utility, commuter, VIP and spec...

CMH Heli-Skiing and Summer Adventures wins responsible travel and tourism forum leadership award


2014-02-11 11:02:14

CMH Heli-Skiing and Summer Adventures was honored with the prestigious Responsible Travel & Tourism Forum Leadership Award at a special ceremony in To...

Bombardier opens new commercial aircraft Regional Support Office and enhanced sales and marketing team


2014-02-11 10:17:25

Bombardier Aerospace announced the opening of its newest Regional Support Office, geared at providing support to commercial aircraft operators in Sing...

Cascade Aerospace awarded C-130J Heavy Maintenance Centre status


2014-02-10 13:44:52

Cascade Aerospace Inc. announces that Lockheed Martin recently executed an agreement that formalized Cascade as one of only two authorized Lockheed Ma...

Canadian Helicopters hosts Terrace hangar grand opening


2014-02-10 12:51:42

Canadian Helicopters recently hosted a grand opening and open house of its newly built hangar and office facility in Terrace, B.C....

Existing customer orders three Bombardier CSeries aircraft - program's firm-order tally increases to more than 200


2014-02-10 11:34:51

Bombardier Aerospace announced that an existing customer, which has requested to remain unidentified at this time, has placed a firm order for an addi...

Middle Eastern operator Falcon Aviation Services orders two Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft


2014-02-10 11:21:57

Bombardier Aerospace announced that Abu Dhabi-based Falcon Aviation Services has signed a firm purchase agreement for two Q400 NextGen turboprop aircr...

Robinson introduces glass avionics


2014-02-10 10:50:19

Robinson Helicopter Company is introducing a new line of instrument panels and avionics for the R22, R44, and R66. ...

Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services - North America wins B.C.'s Top Employers for 2014 Award


2014-02-07 15:53:06

Vector Aerospace is pleased to announce that its subsidiary, Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services – North America has been chosen as one of B.C.’s...

The Sky's No Limit - Girls Fly Too! event encourages girls and women to explore the aviation industry


2014-02-07 14:14:58

A celebration of Women of Aviation Worldwide Week, The Sky’s No Limit – Girls Fly Too! will be held for free at the Langley Regional Airport on Sa...

Canada's Aviation sector welcomes continued focus on tourism by Canadian Chamber


2014-02-07 12:36:38

The Canadian Airports Council and National Airlines Council of Canada have welcomed the Canadian Chamber of Commerce's continued recognition of 'uncom...

Héroux-Devtek reports fiscal 2014 third quarter results


2014-02-07 12:32:04

Héroux-Devtek Inc. has reported its results for the third quarter of fiscal 2014 ended Dec. 31, 2013....

CRIAQ is proud to launch its 100th research project in a revolutionary potential field of the aerospace sector


2014-02-07 11:51:37

The Consortium for Research and Innovation in Aerospace in Quebec launches its 100th project MANU-601 entitled Additive Manufacturing Technologies for...

Air North, Yukon's Airline provides Northerners with a direct link to Ottawa


2014-02-07 11:39:30

Air North, Yukon's Airline is pleased to announce the launch of its new service linking Yukon's capital, Whitehorse, to the Northwest Territories' cap...

Summit Group and Haisla Nation form aviation partnership


2014-02-07 09:40:41

The Summit Aviation Group and the Haisla Nation announced that they have jointly formed a new entity called Summit Kitimaat Aviation Limited Partnersh...

424 Squadron medevacs three patients from Christian Island


2014-02-06 10:24:31

A search and rescue team from 424 Transport and Rescue Squadron from 8 Wing Trenton, Ont., evacuated three patients from an isolated community on Chri...

Air Canada reports record January load factor


2014-02-06 10:04:52

For the month of January, Air Canada reported a record system load factor of 80.0 per cent, versus 79.4 per cent in January 2013, an increase of 0.6 p...

Beechcraft inducts three aircraft into Hawker 400XPR upgrade program


2014-02-05 16:58:40

Beechcraft Corporation announced that its Hawker 400XPR upgrade program has taken a significant step toward first deliveries, with the first three air...

Loss of tail rotor effectiveness led to 2013 helicopter crash near Fort McMurray, Alta.


2014-02-05 16:26:55

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada has released its investigation report into a collision with terrain of a Bell 206B helicopter near Fort McMu...

Value propositions, increased industry engagement to play key role in Government's new Defence Procurement Strategy


2014-02-05 13:25:40

The Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, and the Honourable Rob Nicholson, Minister of National Defence, have un...

London Air Services first Canadian operator to receive Bombardier's new Learjet 75 aircraft


2014-02-05 13:15:48

London Air Services (LAS), one of Canada's leading corporate jet service providers, takes off this year on a high note with the purchase of five new B...

EC175 cold weather testing in Canada


2014-02-05 12:35:57

In late January, Airbus Helicopters brought the new seven-ton EC175 to Canada for cold weather trials. ...

Matt Bradley named FLYHT president


2014-02-05 11:59:44

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. has promoted Matt Bradley to the position of president effective Jan. 31, 2014....

WestJet reports January load factor of 80.9 per cent


2014-02-05 10:11:49

WestJet has announced January 2014 traffic results with a load factor of 80.9 per cent. ...

Grants available for aviation students to attend 2014 CHC Safety & Quality Summit


2014-02-05 09:33:10

Aviation students can now apply for the opportunity to attend the 10th-annual CHC Safety & Quality Summit, through grants which honour a long-time adv...

Boeing to start building first Next-Generation 737 at increased production rate


2014-02-04 17:13:46

Boeing is starting assembly this week of the first Next-Generation 737 to be built at the increased rate of 42 airplanes per month. ...

TrainingPort.net creates RVSM training for maintenance personnel


2014-02-04 17:09:19

TrainingPort.net has just released a unique online training course on RVSM for business aviation maintenance personnel. ...

Lockheed Martin files for FAA type design update


2014-02-04 16:25:59

Lockheed Martin officials submitted a Program Notification Letter to the Federal Aviation Administration on Jan. 21, 2014, for a type design update fo...

WestJet reports record full-year net earnings and earnings per share


2014-02-04 10:22:12

WestJet has announced its fourth quarter and year-end results for 2013, with record net earnings of $268.7 million, or $2.03 per diluted share, up fro...

The Comox Valley Airport Commission welcomes two new board members


2014-02-04 09:43:31

The Comox Valley Airport Commission is pleased to confirm the appointment of Andy Frost and Joe Schommer to its Board of Directors. ...

MDA awarded additional work for multi-mission ground system


2014-02-03 17:12:34

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. announced that it has received additional contracts totaling over US$6 million for an unspecified customer. ...

Canadian North named official carrier for Inuit Circumpolar Council General Assembly


2014-02-03 17:07:56

Canadian North was selected by Inuvialuit Regional Corporation and Inuit Circumpolar Council Canada, as the official carrier of the ICC General Assemb...

Aviation industry leaders to review airport security screening speed


2014-02-03 14:17:07

The Airport Pre-Board Screening Efficiency Team will conduct an industry-led study focused on identifying possible ways to speed up security screenin...

Bombardier secures order for eight Global business jets


2014-02-03 14:05:02

Bombardier Aerospace announced that it has received a firm order for eight Global business jets, including three Global 6000, two Global 7000 and thre...

Lessor Palma Holding Limited places firm order for up to eight Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft


2014-02-03 12:38:43

Bombardier Aerospace announced that lessor Palma Holding Limited has signed a firm purchase agreement for four dual-class Q400 NextGen aircraft. ...

FLYHT announces realignment of officer roles


2014-02-03 12:12:47

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. is pleased to announce the promotion of Matt Bradley to the position of president effective Jan. 31, 2014. ...

Héroux-Devtek announces acquisition of British landing gear company APPH


2014-02-03 11:54:39

Héroux-Devtek Inc. announces it has acquired the entire share capital of U.K.-based APPH Limited and U.S.-based APPH Wichita, Inc., subsidiaries of B...

IGOPP states the reporting and accountability of the boards of major Canadian airports must be strengthened


2014-02-03 11:32:41

According to a study made public by the Institute for Governance of Public and Private Organizations, Canadian airports should be subjected to an inde...

Frank van Gisbergen appointed chair of Comox Valley Airport Commission


2014-01-31 11:48:30

The Comox Valley Airport Commission is pleased to announce the appointment of director Frank van Gisbergen to the position of chair on CVAC's board of...

MDA announces Canada's DND Sapphire satellite completes commissioning and has transitioned into operations


2014-01-31 09:34:10

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. announced that the Sapphire satellite developed by MDA for Canada's Department of National Defence has comple...

Discovery Air announces new airborne training services contract with the German Armed Forces


2014-01-30 11:13:05

Discovery Air Inc. announced that Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. has entered into a contract to provide airborne training services to the German ...

Curtiss-Wright and GasTOPS Ltd. welcome Canadian aerospace companies to Ottawa for F-35 industry partner conference


2014-01-30 10:42:06

Curtiss-Wright Defense Solutions and GasTOPS Ltd. welcome their colleagues to Ottawa for an F-35 industry partner conference....

Air Transat becomes 14th airline to reserve WheelTug delivery slots


2014-01-30 10:16:45

WheelTug plc announced the execution of a Slot Option Purchase Agreement with A.T. Inc., Air Transat, for four slot options for 737NG Aircraft....

Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics' SAM adds Part 23 AML STC to growing list of certifications


2014-01-29 14:48:49

Mid-Continent Instruments and Avionics announced that the FAA has granted a Part 23 Approved Model List Supplemental Type Certificate for the MD302 St...

Fatigue crack leads to engine failure and forced landing of Sikorsky S-76 helicopter


2014-01-29 14:28:45

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada has released its investigation report into the August 13, 2012 engine power loss and ditching of a Sikorsky ...

Shadin Avionics AIM enables first FAA certification of a Class 2 iPad EFB


2014-01-29 14:21:02

Shadin Avionics recently announced the flyTab Aircraft Interface Module, which received an FAA TSO certification in June of 2013, has now been certif...

Jazz donates $12,722 to Chisholm Services for Children


2014-01-29 12:25:51

Jazz Aviation LP is pleased to announce a gift of $12,722 to Nova Scotia-based Chisholm Services for Children. ...

CAE named exclusive Dassault-Approved Training Provider for new Falcon 5X aircraft


2014-01-29 10:14:39

CAE and Dassault announced an agreement naming CAE as the exclusive Dassault-Approved Training Provider for the newly-launched Dassault Falcon 5X. ...

A350 XWB completes cold weather testing in Iqaluit


2014-01-29 08:53:34

Airbus’ A350 XWB MSN3 development aircraft with a team of 48 Airbus specialists has completed cold weather trials at Iqaluit. ...

C.D. Howe Institute releases "Full Throttle: Reforming Canada's Aviation Policy" report


2014-01-28 12:28:53

The C.D. Howe Institute has released its report, "Full Throttle: Reforming Canada's Aviation Policy" examining government policy regarding Canadian av...

MDA provides additional support to US Air Force in the design of high-precision flight path safety system


2014-01-28 11:51:18

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. announced it has signed a contract under its Indefinite Delivery/Indefinite Quantity agreement with the U.S ...

SmartPilot.ca announces the addition of new videos on upset training


2014-01-28 11:22:42

SmartPilot.ca has just added new, purpose developed material dealing with the subject of Upset Training. ...

Flying Colours Corp. becomes the first Canadian MRO to achieve full CAAC approval


2014-01-27 15:09:36

Flying Colours Corp. announced that it has become the first Canadian MRO to receive complete airframe and specialized service CCAR 145 MOC approval fr...

Controlled ejection at 15 Wing Moose Jaw


2014-01-27 12:37:33

Two Canadian Armed Forces personnel made a controlled ejection from a CT-156 Harvard aircraft near 15 Wing Moose Jaw, Sask., on Jan. 24 at approximate...

Nominations open for 2014 Northern Lights Awards


2014-01-27 11:49:53

The Northern Lights Award Foundation is now accepting nominations for its 6th annual awards program. ...

Air Canada rouge to offer more Caribbean destinations this summer


2014-01-27 11:38:51

Air Canada today announced that its leisure carrier subsidiary, Air Canada rouge, is expanding its choice of more Caribbean destinations this summer. ...

Transport Canada and the National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil certify the Bell 429WLG


2014-01-27 10:43:50

Bell Helicopter announced the initial certification of the Bell 429WLG by Transport Canada and the National Civil Aviation Agency of Brazil. ...

MHM ramps up visual content with custom video


2014-01-24 14:12:29

MHM Publishing is excited to announce the launch of its newest division, MHM Media. ...

Canadian Astronaut Chris Hadfield to bring wisdom, wit to 2014 CHC Safety & Quality Summit


2014-01-24 12:57:58

Chris Hadfield, a Canadian astronaut and former commander of the International Space Station, has been confirmed as the keynote speaker for the gala d...

Destination: International Space Station. First stop: Antarctica.


2014-01-24 12:54:13

XPAntarctik, a crew of six experienced explorers, leaves Canada tomorrow on the first leg of an unprecedented 45-day expedition to Antarctica. ...

Helitowcart introduces new heli-carrier for wheeled helicopters


2014-01-24 11:35:19

Helitowcart has released its new V1060 Heli-Carrier, created to tow helicopters equipped with wheeled undercarriage....

CASARA establishes new search and rescue units in the Arctic


2014-01-24 11:13:11

Search and rescue capabilities in Canada’s vast North expanded last year with the establishment of two new civilian search and rescue units in Canad...

Toronto Port Authority submits funding proposal for city infrastructure related to Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport


2014-01-24 09:40:29

The Toronto Port Authority advised that it has presented an infrastructure-funding proposal to the federal government for groundside infrastructure im...

Jazz raises funds for children by transforming aircraft parts into furniture


2014-01-23 17:05:06

Jazz Aviation LP is pleased to announce a collaboration with Toronto-based design firm Creative Group Interiors to raise funds for charity. ...

Transat A.T. receives conditional exemption from applicable take-over bid and related early warning reporting requirements


2014-01-23 14:38:28

Transat A.T. Inc. announces that the company received, on Dec.18, 2013, a conditional exemption from applicable take-over bid and related early warnin...

Comox Valley Airport reports 2013 passenger numbers


2014-01-23 14:30:41

The Comox Valley Airport announced Jan. 23, that it served 313,186 passengers in 2013. ...

Bombardier Aerospace's latest delivery to Horizon Air brings fleet to more than 50 Q400 aircraft


2014-01-23 11:53:16

Bombardier Aerospace and Horizon Air celebrated the delivery of the airline's 51st Q400 turboprop airliner in Portland, Ore....

Magellan Aerospace to manufacture Airbus A320 complex structural wing ribs


2014-01-23 10:07:14

Magellan Aerospace announced an agreement with Airbus S.A.S. to manufacture and supply complex, 5-axis machined wing ribs for Airbus' single aisle A32...

Get ready for more Skies News!


2014-01-22 14:42:16

MHM Publishing is pleased to announce that in response to reader feedback, its Skies News e-newsletter will be now be released three times per week....

British Airways to provide more reasonable terms and conditions


2014-01-22 13:14:26

In a decision released Jan. 17, the Canadian Transportation Agency deemed certain British Airways' tariff provisions unreasonable and ordered the carr...

Canadian Joint Strike Fighter Industrial Group to conduct F-35 open forum


2014-01-22 12:55:04

On Jan. 30, Canadian industry giants will host an open forum webinar discussion about the F-35 program and its benefits to the Canadian public. ...

AFIRS 228S delivered to L-3 Aviation Recorders on schedule


2014-01-22 12:38:09

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. has announced that all deliverables agreed to in the arrangement announced by FLYHT on May 22, 2012 have been delivered...

Air Canada provides pension plan solvency update


2014-01-22 11:44:23

Air Canada has provided an update regarding its Canadian pension plans solvency status. The airline projects its Canadian registered pension plans at ...

MDA awarded key technology development work for space exploration and communications


2014-01-22 09:44:40

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. announced that it has been awarded multiple strategic technology development contracts by the Canadian Space...

Bombardier Aerospace delivers 238 aircraft and receives orders for 388 aircraft in 2013


2014-01-21 10:47:09

Bombardier Aerospace announced that it delivered 238 aircraft during 2013, compared to 233 aircraft deliveries in the previous calendar year ended Dec...

CAE sets new record for full-flight simulator sales with 43 sold year to date


2014-01-21 10:40:45

CAE announced that it has set a new record for the sale of full-flight simulators with 43 FFS already sold year to date in fiscal 2014. ...

Avcorp receives Boeing Performance Excellence award


2014-01-21 09:36:45

Avcorp Industries Inc. announced that it has received a 2013 Silver Boeing Performance Excellence Award. ...

Beechcraft celebrates 50th anniversary of King Air first flight


2014-01-20 17:59:21

Celebration launches year-long commemoration of the King Air....

WestJet spreads wings across Canada and beyond


2014-01-20 12:13:15

WestJet has announced its most comprehensive schedule release since the airline took to the skies in 1996....

Avianor and Gulf Air sign contract for cabin interior upgrade of four Airbus A330 aircraft


2014-01-17 10:07:45

Avianor Inc. announces that it has signed a “turn key” agreement with Gulf Air to assist in the upgrade of four of its A330-200 aircraft. ...

Air Transat and Aerocycle lay the foundations for a program for green dismantling of commercial aircraft


2014-01-16 15:03:20

Air Transat, in collaboration with Aerocycle has once again confirmed its steadfast commitment to sustainability principles by laying the foundations ...

Al Qahtani Aviation Company orders up to 26 Bombardier CSeries aircraft


2014-01-16 13:11:09

Bombardier Aerospace announces that Dammam-based Al Qahtani Aviation Company has signed a firm purchase agreement for 16 CS300 aircraft with options f...

Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre offers free seminar


2014-01-16 12:46:03

The Waterloo Wellington Flight Centre is offering a free Learn to Fly seminar Wed., Jan. 15th, open to anyone interested in aviation. ...

Bombardier Aerospace confirms change to CSeries entry-into-service


2014-01-16 12:23:44

The CS100 aircraft's entry-into-service is now scheduled for the second half of 2015 and will be followed by the CS300 aircraft's entry-into-service a...

Air Canada rouge begins recruiting in Western Canada for Spring 2014 flights


2014-01-16 12:13:59

Air Canada rouge is expanding west and is starting to build a team of rouge crew (flight attendants) needed for flights starting this spring out of Ca...

Airbus set new order records in 2013


2014-01-16 12:09:17

Airbus exceeded commercial targets in 2013, achieving a new record of 626 aircraft deliveries to 93 customers and a new industry record of 1619 gross ...

Hawkair launches Women in Leadership program


2014-01-16 12:03:00

Hawkair is proud to announce the formation of its Women in Leadership Executive Development Program that supports the development of women in leadersh...

Héroux-Devtek announces initiatives to optimize and consolidate manufacturing capacity


2014-01-16 11:44:51

Héroux-Devtek Inc. announces initiatives to optimize and consolidate manufacturing capacity, while further enhancing productivity throughout the orga...

GTAA chairman of the board releases statement


2014-01-16 11:27:34

Vijay Kanwar, chairman of the board of directors of the Greater Toronto Airports Authority, announced that steps will be taken to ensure the disruptio...

WestJet welcomes GTAA review of Toronto Pearson


2014-01-16 09:51:07

WestJet announced support for a review of the disruptions that occurred at Pearson International Airport. ...

Air Canada named Best Long Haul Airline in the Americas


2014-01-15 16:48:48

Air Canada has been named the Best Long Haul Airline (Americas) for 2014 by the airline safety and product reviewing website, AirlineRatings.com....

Embraer meets aircraft delivery guidance for 2013 with 90 commercial and 119 executive jets


2014-01-15 16:35:57

Embraer S.A. delivered 32 commercial and 53 business jets during the fourth quarter of 2013, thus closing out the year with 90 airplanes delivered to ...

WestJet Encore connects across the Prairies


2014-01-15 16:11:35

Wednesday, Jan. 15, WestJet Encore launched daily non-stop service between Winnipeg, Man. and Regina, Sask....

Aeryon Labs introduces Map Edition bundles for Aeryon sUAS


2014-01-15 15:50:17

Aeryon Labs introduces Map Edition bundles for Aeryon small Unmanned Aerial Systems, available for both the Aeryon Scout and Aeryon SkyRanger....

Mid-Canada Mod Center and Esterline CMC Electronics announce STC for upgraded FMS installations on Airbus A310


2014-01-15 15:48:08

Mid-Canada Mod Center and Esterline CMC Electronics are pleased to announce a new and significant Flight Management System upgrade for the Airbus A310...

Wheels Up selects Skyservice as exclusive sales agent in Canada


2014-01-14 12:20:55

Wheels Up has appointed Skyservice as its exclusive sales agent for Canada. ...

Nav Canada announces first quarter financial results


2014-01-14 12:08:50

Nav Canada has released its financial results for the three months ended Nov. 30, 2013....

Boeing finds significant potential in green diesel as a sustainable jet fuel


2014-01-14 11:31:02

Boeing has identified "green diesel," a renewable fuel used in ground transportation, as a significant new source of sustainable aviation biofuel....

WestJet named Value Airline of the Year


2014-01-13 13:41:12

WestJet announced that Air Transport World has named it the 2014 Value Airline of the Year as part of the magazine's 40th annual global airlines indus...

TSB releases investigation report for fatal air accident near Renfrew, Ont.


2014-01-13 12:47:34

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada has released its investigation report into the loss of control and collision with terrain of a SOCATA TBM700...

Toronto Port Authority accepts Payment-In-Lieu of Taxes proposal for Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport


2014-01-13 12:26:45

The Toronto Port Authority announced that it has accepted the revised offer from Toronto City Council regarding the amount of Payment-In-Lieu of Taxes...

COM DEV announces fourth quarter and year-end fiscal 2013 results


2014-01-10 13:14:53

COM DEV International Ltd. has announced fourth quarter and year-end financial results for the three- and twelve-month periods ended Oct. 31, 2013. ...

Westjet charters Atlas Air 747 to alleviate YYZ weather backlog


2014-01-10 11:54:16

WestJet chartered an Atlas Air Boeing 747-400 Jumbo Jet on Jan. 9, 2014 to alleviate a huge backlog of passengers stranded at Toronto Lester B. Pearso...

Fred Bates to serve on Comox Valley Airport Commission Board


2014-01-10 11:35:30

The Comox Valley Airport Commission is pleased to announce the appointment of Fred Bates as a director of the board. ...

Murphy Aircraft Manufacturing Ltd. is for sale


2014-01-09 12:10:29

Murphy Aircraft Manufacturing Ltd. announced Jan. 9, that the company is now being offered for sale, to someone who can take the company to the next s...

Boeing 787 on final approach to Vancouver International Airport


2014-01-09 11:52:23

Vancouver International Airport ushered in the Year of the Dreamliner with Japan Airlines' announcement that it will begin Boeing 787 operations on it...

NORAD commander recognizes 22 Wing North Bay


2014-01-09 11:29:39

22 Wing/Canadian Forces Base North Bay was recognized for its unique place in the RCAF when U.S. Army General Charles Jacoby Jr., commander of NORAD a...

Jazz Aviation LP recognized as one of Atlantic Canada's Top 25 Employers for the third year in a row


2014-01-09 10:47:32

Jazz Aviation LP has been named one of Atlantic Canada's Top 25 Employers for 2014 by Mediacorp Canada Inc. for the third consecutive year. ...

Cargojet announces aircraft fleet renewal


2014-01-08 12:10:36

Cargojet Inc. has announced its aircraft fleet renewal plans. ...

CAE wins defence contracts valued at more than CAD$110 million


2014-01-08 12:00:44

CAE announced that it has won contracts valued at more than CAD$110 million, not including options, to provide a range of training systems and service...

International Water-Guard Industries Inc. appoints new president


2014-01-07 12:01:56

IWG Technologies Inc. announces that effective Jan. 6, 2014 Darryl E. Jacobs was appointed as president, International Water-Guard Industries Inc. ...

Chorus Aviation Inc. announces partial redemption of convertible debentures due Dec. 31, 2014


2014-01-07 11:53:17

Chorus Aviation Inc. announced that is has exercised its right to partially redeem its 9.50 per cent Convertible Unsecured Subordinated Debentures mat...

Comtek awarded Bombardier Global 7000 and Global 8000 floor supply contract


2014-01-07 11:04:14

Comtek Advanced Structures Ltd. is pleased to announce it has been awarded a contract to design and manufacture the floor panels on Bombardier Aerospa...

Air Canada reports record load factors for December and full year 2013


2014-01-07 10:22:33

For the month of December 2013, Air Canada reported a record system load factor of 82.7 per cent....

ALPA urges Transport Canada to update pilot fatigue rules to enhance safety


2014-01-06 13:38:36

The ALPA has issued a statement regarding the implementation of new flight- and duty-time regulations for airline pilots in the United States, emphasi...

WestJet makes early return to Myrtle Beach


2014-01-06 11:39:59

WestJet today announced it will resume its non-stop seasonal service between Toronto and Myrtle Beach, S.C....

Bombardier announces business jet orders


2014-01-06 11:22:21

Bombardier Aerospace has announced significant business jet orders....

Emirates Airline firms up order for 50 additional A380s


2014-01-06 10:59:18

Emirates Airline and Airbus have completed discussions and signed the firm contract for 50 additional A380s....

WestJet reports December load factor of 81.7 per cent


2014-01-06 09:54:54

WestJet announced December 2013 traffic results with a load factor of 81.7 per cent. ...

Gogo network goes live over Canada


2014-01-06 09:47:36

Gogo announced that the first phase of its Canadian air-to-ground Wi-Fi network is live in Canada....

CHC Group Ltd. commences initial public offering of its ordinary shares


2014-01-06 09:34:10

CHC Group Ltd. announced that it has commenced an initial public offering of 29,412,000 of its ordinary shares, all of which will be offered by the co...

Government of Canada to continue with Maritime Helicopter Project and begin retiring Sea Kings in 2015


2014-01-03 17:17:38

The Government of Canada and Sikorsky Aircraft Corporation have announced the decision to continue with the Maritime Helicopter Project and begin reti...

Montreal-Trudeau Airport welcomes its 14 millionth passenger of 2013


2014-01-02 14:53:35

On Dec. 30, Aéroports de Montréal proudly welcomed Montréal-Trudeau airport's 14 millionth passenger of 2013. ...

1 Canadian Air Division releases an operational year in review


2014-01-02 12:45:14

The Royal Canadian Air Force proudly stood on guard for all Canadians in 2013, serving in operations at home and abroad, maintaining readiness and enh...

Airbus Group takes off into 2014 with joint brand


2014-01-02 09:25:10

Taking off into the New Year, the EADS group has been rebranded as “Airbus Group”. ...

Embraer Executive Jets conducts successful first flight for the Legacy 450


2013-12-30 13:05:58

Embraer Executive Jets’ newest aircraft, the Legacy 450, has made a successful first flight. ...

Textron to acquire Beech Holdings


2013-12-26 20:00:42

Beechcraft Corporation announced on Dec. 26 that Textron Inc. has agreed to acquire Beech Holdings, LLC, the parent of Beechcraft Corporation, for app...

Rockwell Collins completes acquisition of ARINC Incorporated


2013-12-25 21:47:08

ARINC's Industry Standards Organization and Aerospace Systems Engineering and Support business for military is being divested as part of the sale....

FLYHT updates warrant and stock option exercises


2013-12-25 21:43:45

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. has reported warrant and stock option exercises since Sept. 30....

Bombardier secures orders for 10 Challenger business jets


2013-12-25 21:39:31

Bombardier Aerospace announced on Dec. 24 that it has received a firm order for 10 Challenger business jets from an undisclosed customer....

Statement by the Minister of National Defence on the holiday season


2013-12-25 21:33:28

This has been an active year for the Department of National Defence and the Canadian Armed Forces, Minister of National Defence Rob Nicholson reported...

SkyTrac Systems extends seminar registration dates


2013-12-23 14:35:37

Due to an overwhelmingly favorable response to the upcoming Seminar "Harnessing the Power of Your Satellite Data to Enhance Safety, Efficiency & Compl...

Record year for Canadian international air transport relations


2013-12-23 14:33:50

The Government of Canada concludes an already remarkable year by signing four new international air transport agreements....

Edmonton International Airport welcomes new non-stop flights from Dallas/Fort Worth airport


2013-12-23 12:41:14

Edmonton International Airport is excited to welcome American Airlines’ new non-stop flight from Dallas/Fort Worth International Airport beginning A...

SkyTrac Systems announces installation service


2013-12-23 12:20:40

SkyTrac Systems has announced that it has added installation services to its capabilities....

FlightPath integrates iPad technology into their Technical Maintenance training


2013-12-20 11:34:58

FlightPath International has recently integrated the use of iPad technology into their technical courses to great success. ...

Vector signs exclusive MRO support contract with Blackcomb Aviation


2013-12-20 09:10:24

Vector Aerospace Helicopter Services-North America has signed a 5 year, exclusive MRO support contract with Blackcomb Aviation....

Air Canada confirms approval of extending pension funding arrangements


2013-12-19 16:15:57

Air Canada said Dec. 19, that the Government of Canada has advised the airline that, further to the agreement announced on March 12, 2013, new regulat...

Electronic travel authorization should not deter tourism and trade opportunities, says Canada's airports


2013-12-19 14:39:41

The Canadian Airports Council has submitted comments urging the federal government to take a "light touch" approach to its new electronic travel autho...

IAAE announces three new Accredited Members


2013-12-19 12:36:10

The International Association of Airport Executives (Canada) is pleased to announce three new Accredited Memebers; Garry Price A.A.E., Maxx Kochar A.A...

Northrop Grumman and NASA fly Global Hawk in Canadian airspace for first time to study Canadian Arctic


2013-12-19 12:24:05

Northrop Grumman Corporation, the NASA Dryden Flight Research Center and a team of international science organizations successfully flew a Global Hawk...

CAE signs contracts valued at more than CAD $90 million


2013-12-19 12:06:18

CAE has announced that it has signed contracts for five full-flight simulators, a series of flight training devices and update services. ...

Héroux-Devtek Laval landing gear products employees ratify four-year agreement


2013-12-19 11:55:29

Héroux-Devtek Inc. has announced that its 110 unionized Landing Gear products employees at the Laval, Qué. facility have agreed to an advanced four-...

Airbus signs MoU with Honeywell and Safran to develop electric taxiing solution for the A320 Family


2013-12-19 11:50:40

As part of on-going research and development into future technology options, Airbus has signed a memorandum of understanding with EGTS International, ...

Bombardier and Air Cote d'Ivoire reach firm purchase agreement for up to four Q400 NextGen aircraft


2013-12-18 15:22:50

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that its purchase agreement with Abidjan-based airline, Air Cote d'Ivoire, is now firm. ...

Héroux-Devtek announces disagreement between Devtek Aerospace and UTC Aerospace Systems


2013-12-18 15:01:41

Héroux-Devtek Inc. has been notified by UTC Aerospace Systems of its intent to initiate arbitration relating to the interpretation of a non-compete c...

HDI Landing Gear USA Inc. signs long-term contract with Boeing to supply 777 landing gear


2013-12-18 14:56:52

Héroux-Devtek Inc. announces that its wholly-owned subsidiary HDI Landing Gear USA Inc. has signed a long-term contract with The Boeing Company to su...

Discovery Air completes the acquisition of Advanced Training Systems International


2013-12-18 14:32:59

Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. (a wholly-owned subsidiary of Discovery Air) has completed the acquisition of Advanced Training Systems Internatio...

Fly Jamaica expands to Toronto


2013-12-17 14:21:46

Fly Jamaica Airways has commenced service to Toronto’s Lester B. Pearson International Airport....

Air Transat becomes the first airline to attain minimization level certification from the World Green Aviation Council


2013-12-17 11:45:30

Air Transat, world’s first certified green airline in 2011, has reached another milestone, becoming the first airline in the world to have achieved ...

IWG announces renewal of water treatment units supply contract with Gulfstream


2013-12-17 10:55:28

International Water-Guard Industries Inc. announced it has renewed its agreement with Gulfstream to provide water treatment units for the G450 and G55...

DART completes its mission in the Philippines


2013-12-17 10:42:34

The Government of Canada announced on Dec. 16, 2013, that the Disaster Assistance Response Team (DART) has completed its humanitarian assistance missi...

WestJet and iTravel2000 sign letter of intent


2013-12-16 16:57:54

WestJet has announced that iTravel2000 has signed a letter of intent to use the WestJet Direct API connection provided by Farelogix to book and ticket...

Charles Hamelin Voted Air Canada Athlete of the Year


2013-12-16 14:48:49

Air Canada announced Canadian short track speed skater Charles Hamelin has been voted the winner of the Air Canada Athlete of the Year Award in a nati...

Lockheed Martin celebrates 100th F-35 Lightning II


2013-12-16 14:02:48

At a ceremony attended by more than 2,000 employees and guests, Lockheed Martin celebrated the production of its 100th F-35 Lightning II. ...

SkyTrac Systems demonstrates real-time flight exceedances


2013-12-16 11:47:08

SkyTrac Systems is pleased to announce the successful flight test of their Flight Data Monitoring system in a Bell 212 with Skyline Helicopters Ltd....

Discovery Air Inc. announces results for the quarter ended Oct. 31, 2013


2013-12-16 11:38:52

Discovery Air Inc. announced its financial and operating results for the three and nine months ended Oct. 31, 2013. ...

WestJet issues third corporate sustainability report


2013-12-13 11:29:18

WestJet has released its 2012 corporate social responsibility report using the Global Reporting Initiative framework to outline economic, environmenta...

Chorus Aviation and GA Telesis sign letter of intent to form innovative joint venture


2013-12-13 10:56:10

Chorus Aviation Inc. and GA Telesis, LLC have announced that they have signed a Letter of Intent to form a joint venture to provide supply chain solu...

Canadian Skies wants to hear from you!


2013-12-12 16:08:28

How often do you want to get your Canadian Skies e-newsletter?...

New program to provide free air transportation to cancer patients in Labrador


2013-12-12 15:27:24

Canadian Cancer Society, Newfoundland and Labrador Division, and Hope Air announced a collaboration to provide free air transportation to cancer patie...

Air Canada selects Boeing 737 MAX to renew mainline narrowbody fleet


2013-12-12 15:25:40

Air Canada on Dec. 11 announced its mainline narrowbody fleet renewal plan that includes commitments, options and rights to purchase up to 109 Boeing ...

American Airlines orders up to 220 aircraft from Bombardier and Embraer


2013-12-12 15:15:30

American Airlines has split a massive order for up to 220 new aircraft between Bombardier and Embraer. ...

Airbus Military reveals more details of C295 firefighter program


2013-12-12 12:40:01

Airbus Military has completed a second round of tests of its prototype C295 firefighting aircraft which will provide detailed data on the performance ...

GBU-32 weapon delivery accuracy test completes F-35 Lightning II flight test milestone


2013-12-12 12:30:23

An F-35B fighter aircraft successfully employed a Guided Bomb Unit-32 Joint Direct Attack Munition weapon from the F-35B's internal weapons bay agains...

Waypoint Leasing announces helicopter leasing transaction with CHC Helicopters


2013-12-12 12:03:30

Waypoint Leasing (Ireland) Limited announced that it has reached an agreement with CHC Helicopters to lease to CHC 13 new technology medium and heavy ...

U.S. Army Reserve soldiers get northern exposure


2013-12-12 12:00:56

U.S. soldiers traveled to a remote area in northeast Canada called Goose Bay, Nov. 18, 2013, to meet with Canadian service-members and other Canadian ...

CHC Helicopter reports operating results for fiscal-2014 second quarter


2013-12-12 11:53:23

CHC Helicopter's revenue and earnings were both down year-over-year, partly as a result of limited availability of EC225 aircraft, along with costs to...

Transat A.T. Inc. reports results for fiscal 2013


2013-12-12 11:51:54

Transat A.T. Inc. posted revenues of $808.6 million for the quarter ended Oct. 31, 2013, compared with $763.4 million in 2012, an increase of $45.2 mi...

Gulfstream names Kevin Brink North American sales director, west division


2013-12-12 11:38:21

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. recently appointed Kevin Brink sales director, North American sales, Northwest. ...

Gulfstream names Scott Clarey North American sales director, west division


2013-12-12 11:26:01

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. recently appointed Scott Clarey sales director, North American Sales, Southwest. ...

MDA continues surveillance service for Australian Defence Force


2013-12-12 11:16:16

MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates Ltd. announced that it has been contracted by the Commonwealth of Australia to continue MDA's Unmanned Aerial Vehi...

Elected officials call for security screening designation of the Sherbrooke airport


2013-12-11 14:52:21

Officials in the Sherbrooke region took part in a mobilization effort to get Transport Canada to add the Sherbrooke airport to the list of airports de...

Bombardier celebrates Endeavor Air's CRJ900 NextGen regional jet deliveries


2013-12-11 12:16:34

Bombardier Aerospace has officially welcomed Delta Air Lines' subsidiary Endeavor Air to the family of CRJ900 NextGen aircraft operators....

WestJet names new executive vice-president, operations


2013-12-11 11:57:01

WestJet has announced the appointment of Fred Cleveland to the position of executive vice-president, operations, effective Jan. 6, 2014. ...

A hundred sick kids bring Santa Claus to Montreal thanks to Air Transat and the Children's Wish Foundation


2013-12-11 11:33:04

On a very special flight bound for the North Pole, at a cruising altitude of 8,000 metres, about a hundred sick children joined forces with Air Transa...

Defective blade caused November 2011 crash of a Bell 206L helicopter in Kapuskasing, Ont.


2013-12-11 09:59:49

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada has released its investigation report into the November 2011 collision with terrain of a Bell 206L helicopte...

Bombardier enrolls three new Eurolot aircraft in its Q400 Smart Parts program


2013-12-10 12:15:40

Bombardier Aerospace announced that Eurolot S.A. has reaffirmed its confidence in Bombardier's market-leading Smart Parts program by enrolling its thr...

Air Canada selects Air Georgian to operate additional regional routes under RFP process


2013-12-10 12:05:23

Following a previously announced Request for Proposals , Air Canada announced that it has signed an MOU to expand its relationship and amend its capac...

General Dynamics delivers first deployable fast-time acoustic replay system for Department of National Defence


2013-12-10 11:52:53

General Dynamics Canada has delivered the first of three deployable fast-time analysis systems for the CP-140 Aurora Maritime Patrol Aircraft....

FLYHT signs and ships Dragon to launch customer


2013-12-10 11:32:47

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. is pleased to announce the sale and shipment of five of its recently released Dragon products to DAC Aviation Internati...

Quickstep signs Lockheed Martin C-130J memorandum of agreement


2013-12-10 11:19:52

Quickstep Holdings Limited announced that it has signed a memorandum of agreement with Lockheed Martin for the manufacture and delivery of 120 sets of...

Element Financial Corporation acquires helicopter portfolio


2013-12-10 10:16:47

Element Financial Corporation announced that it has signed a definitive agreement with a subsidiary of GE Capital in the US to acquire a portfolio for...

GE Capital finances new acquisition of Universal Helicopters


2013-12-10 10:06:35

GE Capital announced that it is providing a $10 million senior credit facility to a group of investors to purchase and operate Universal Helicopters N...

EADS outlines plan for defence and space restructuring


2013-12-10 09:31:05

EADS has presented a restructuring plan for its future Airbus Defence and Space Division (Airbus DS) to the European Works Council....

Bombardier to celebrate first deliveries of CRJ900 NextGen aircraft to Endeavor Air


2013-12-09 15:26:14

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft and Endeavor Air invite representatives of the media to attend a ceremony to celebrate the start of deliveries of CRJ90...

Air Canada gets top honours in travel magazine awards


2013-12-09 15:13:29

Air Canada has once again been named best airline in North America by frequent travelers. ...

YVR to welcome All Nippon Airways to Canada


2013-12-09 14:27:30

Vancouver Airport Authority announced the upcoming arrival of All Nippon Airways (ANA) to Vancouver International Airport (YVR)....

RCAF Chief of the Air Staff participates in an exercise in Corsica, France


2013-12-09 14:22:31

Lieutenant-General Yvan Blondin, RCAF Air Force Commander, prepares for a flight in a RAFALE fighter jet during a joint Canadian-French exercise....

Skyservice hires Geoff Carlyle as director of business development


2013-12-09 14:20:57

Skyservice announces the appointment of Geoff Carlyle to the role of director, business development - Western Region....

Nantong Tongzhou Bay Aviation Industry Co. signs letter of intent with Bombardier for 30 Q400 NextGen turboprops


2013-12-09 14:18:55

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that Nantong Tongzhou Bay Aviation Industry Co., Ltd. has signed a letter of intent to acquire 30 firm Q400 NextGe...

WestJet and Santa surprise travellers with a holiday miracle


2013-12-09 12:46:11

WestJet has released the airline's second annual holiday video showing how WestJet and Santa teamed up to delight unsuspecting travellers with a real-...

Air Canada to launch Tokyo-Haneda Dreamliner service from Toronto


2013-12-06 15:06:20

Air Canada has announced that it will operate daily flights between Toronto-Pearson and Tokyo-Haneda beginning July 1, 2014 using the Boeing 787 Dream...

Porter Airlines supports vote deferral and closer examination of airport studies


2013-12-06 12:01:42

Porter Airlines supports the decision to defer its proposal for introducing quiet jet service at Billy Bishop Toronto City Airport until early next ye...

Discovery Air announces pending acquisition of Advanced Training Systems International


2013-12-05 20:02:47

Discovery Air Inc. announced on Dec. 5 the pending acquisition of Advanced Training Systems International, Inc....

Canada's Aviation Hall of Fame to induct four new members


2013-12-05 18:02:48

Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame will induct four new members at its 41st annual gala dinner and ceremony to be held in Calgary, Thursday, May 29, 201...

Canadian NORAD Region to conduct training off Atlantic Coast


2013-12-05 13:42:11

The Canadian NORAD Region will participate in Exercise Amalgam Dart, Dec. 3 to 5, 2013, off the Canadian Atlantic Coast to practice intercept and iden...

Manitoba Minister of Health temporarily suspends STARS


2013-12-05 12:46:57

Following a recent patient transportation incident with STARS air ambulance service, Manitoba Health Minister Erin Selby took advice from medical prof...

Latest batch of Murphy Rebels completed


2013-12-05 12:44:48

Patterson AeroSales is now accepting orders for delivery positions in a new run of 10 Murphy Aircraft Manufacturing Ltd kitsplanes....

AFIRS selected by Datang Mobile Aviation Group for ARJ21 OEM install


2013-12-05 12:44:30

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. is pleased to announce that they have agreed to provide through Datang Mobile Aviation division, the AFIRS 228 real-tim...

Air Canada premiers new Boeing 787 Dreamliner cabin interiors


2013-12-05 12:43:07

Air Canada is premiering its brand new international cabin design and seating that the airline will feature on its Boeing 787 Dreamliner fleet. ...

Air Canada selects Rockwell Collins Dispatch 100 avionics support program for new Boeing 787 Dreamliner fleet


2013-12-05 12:21:00

Air Canada has selected Rockwell Collins’ Dispatch 100 avionics service and asset management program for its new fleet of 37 Boeing 787 Dreamliners....

Iraqi Airways signs purchase agreement for up to 16 Bombardier CS300 aircraft


2013-12-05 11:40:21

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that Iraqi Airways has signed a firm purchase agreement to acquire five CS300 mainline jetliners. The agreement inc...

Air Canada reports November load factor


2013-12-05 11:36:16

For the month of November, Air Canada reported a system load factor of 76.5 per cent, versus 78.1 per cent in November 2012, a decrease of 1.6 percent...

Aero Montreal supports the establishment of a fund to promote innovation among Quebec aerospace SMEs


2013-12-04 15:39:17

Aéro Montréal has announced its support for the creation of a fund established by Finalta Capital that is dedicated to providing strategic support f...

WestJet reports November load factor of 79.7 per cent


2013-12-04 15:11:57

WestJet announced it has achieved its second-highest November load factor. ...

Canada and Panama expand air transport relationship


2013-12-04 13:56:09

The Honourable Lisa Raitt and the Honourable Ed Fast, have announced Canada's successful conclusion of negotiations with Panama resulting in an expand...

Inadvertent entry into instrument meteorological conditions led to fatal June 2012 helicopter crash in Terrace, B.C.


2013-12-04 10:00:19

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada has released its investigation report into a fatal collision with terrain involving a Eurocopter AS350 opera...

Charity opportunity reaches new heights


2013-12-03 16:47:52

Philanthropic adventurers now have a once-in-a-lifetime opportunity to take to the global skies for charity. It's an intriguing, exotic escapade with ...

Bombardier Aerospace appoints new senior vice president of sales, marketing and asset management, Bombardier Commercial Aircraft


2013-12-03 14:58:29

Bombardier Aerospace has announced the appointment of Raymond Jones as senior vice president, sales, marketing and asset management, Bombardier Commer...

Zenith Jet signs exclusive agreement with AMETEK Aerospace and Defense


2013-12-03 12:24:54

Zenith Jet Inc. announces an exclusive agreement with AMETEK Power and Data Systems and AMETEK Advanced Industries as the Canadian representative for ...

Shell removes lead from light aircraft fuel


2013-12-03 10:20:36

Shell has become the first major oil company to develop a lead-free replacement for Aviation Gasoline (Avgas 100 and 100LL), which will now begin a st...

Jazz Aviation LP selected as one of Nova Scotia's Top 15 Employers for third consecutive year


2013-12-02 15:38:45

Jazz Aviation LP has been recognized as one of Nova Scotia's Top 15 Employers for 2014 by Mediacorp Canada Inc, making this the third consecutive year...

Air Canada rouge crew reaches 200 with many more needed as the airline grows


2013-12-02 15:37:20

After starting up service in July with just 4 aircraft and 23 routes, Air Canada rouge has recently grown to over 200 Disney-trained rouge crew member...

Aero Montreal signs two strategic collaboration agreements


2013-12-02 14:34:34

Aéro Montréal signed two framework agreements for cooperation with the Vermont Aerospace & Aviation Association and with the New Hampshire Aerospace...

Bombardier and China Express Airlines announce purchase agreements for up to 16 CRJ900 NextGen aircraft


2013-12-02 14:22:23

Bombardier Aerospace has announced that China's sole specialized regional airline, China Express Airlines, has placed a firm order for three CRJ900 Ne...

Industry Minister James Moore announces new measures in response to Emerson report on space


2013-12-02 12:32:53

In a speech at the Aerospace Innovation Forum in Montreal, Industry Minister James Moore delivered the government's response to the 2012 report by the...

Quebec aerospace industry reaffirms the need to reduce the environmental impacts of future aircraft


2013-12-02 10:09:00

Aéro Montréal, Québec's aerospace cluster, in collaboration with CRIAQ, the Consortium for Research and Innovation in Aerospace in Québec, opened ...

Air Canada rouge adds the only non-stop flights from Toronto to Sarasota


2013-11-29 15:04:40

Air Canada rouge continues its expansion into Florida Nov. 30th, launching Saturday and Sunday flights from Toronto to Sarasota, on Florida's white sa...

Tentative pilot agreement not ratified


2013-11-29 14:57:37

WestJet announced that its pilots have voted against a tentative agreement by a margin of 58.7 per cent. ...

Porter looks forward to full council debate on plans


2013-11-29 12:11:12

Porter Airlines President and CEO Robert Deluce looks forward to a full discussion of the city staff report on Porter's growth proposal at next week's...

Eurocopter Canada demonstrates EC225 capabilities for the offshore oil and gas industry


2013-11-28 11:36:32

Eurocopter Canada Ltd. is showcasing the EC225 helicopter in St. John’s this week to demonstrate the rotorcraft’s features and capabilities for th...

Royal Canadian Air Force announces pilot and theme for 2014 CF-18 Demo Team


2013-11-28 11:15:19

The Royal Canadian Air Force is pleased to announce the appointment of Captain Adam “Manik” Runge as the pilot for the 2014 CF-18 Demonstration Te...

ACE Aviation reports third quarter results


2013-11-28 11:08:55

ACE Aviation Holdings Inc. (ACE) has announced its results for the third quarter of 2013. ...

Engine failure caused August 2012 crash of a Bell 407 helicopter in Wabush, N.F.


2013-11-28 10:40:52

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada has released its investigation report into the August 2012 engine failure and hard landing of a Bell 407 hel...

Reduced rate of climb and excess weight among causal factors in fatal 2012 air accident


2013-11-27 15:14:10

The TSB has released its investigation report into the crash of a Piper PA-30 near Brenda Mines west of Kelowna, B.C. ...

Porter Airlines brings seasonal greetings to Mont Tremblant, Vermont and Myrtle Beach


2013-11-27 14:56:21

Porter Airlines is back with service to three popular seasonal destinations this coming winter and spring - Mont Tremblant, Que., Burlington, Vt., and...

RCAF exercises expeditionary capability in multinational training


2013-11-27 11:35:50

The Royal Canadian Air Force (RCAF) will participate in Exercise Serpentex 2013 from Nov. 25 to Dec. 6, 2013, at Solenzara Air Force Base in Corsica, ...

DCAM Flight Instructor Safety Award presented to Chris Walsh of Moncton Flight College


2013-11-27 09:45:27

The prestigious 2013 DCAM Flight Instructor Safety Award was presented by award co-founder Jane Abramson to Chris Walsh, of Moncton Flight College....

Textron to acquire Mechtronix of Montreal


2013-11-27 09:04:45

Textron Inc. announced it has signed agreements to acquire two flight simulation and aircraft training product companies – Mechtronix Inc., located ...

Air Canada comments on Jazz benchmark arbitration


2013-11-26 14:11:13

Air Canada provided the following statement on the Nov. 25 decision in the arbitration relating to the benchmarking provisions of its Capacity Purchas...

Turkish Airlines to operate out of Montreal-Trudeau airport


2013-11-26 12:36:25

Aéroports de Montréal is pleased to announce that Turkish Airlines, named Best Airline in Europe for 2013 by Skytrax, will begin operating out of Mo...

Chorus Aviation Inc. confirms successful outcome of benchmarking arbitration with Air Canada


2013-11-26 12:17:51

Chorus Aviation Inc. received confirmation that the decision in the arbitration relating to the benchmarking provisions in the Capacity Purchase Agree...

Eurocopter Canada delivers EC130 to Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources


2013-11-26 10:12:58

Eurocopter Canada has delivered an EC130 single-engine helicopter to the Ontario Ministry of Natural Resources....

Star announces sale of STAR-A.D.S. to Almasria Universal Airlines


2013-11-25 16:12:06

Star Navigation Systems Group Ltd. is pleased to announce that Almasria Universal Airlines has now placed a firm purchase order for the installation a...

Bombardier and the Tianjin Airport Economic Area to establish maintenance facility for Bombardier business and commercial aircraft in China


2013-11-25 15:51:22

Bombardier Aerospace and the Tianjin Airport Economic Area announced that they have signed a letter of agreement to increase aircraft maintenance serv...

Air Canada rouge launches up to six flights daily linking Toronto-Orlando


2013-11-25 12:53:27

Air Canada rouge has begun year round flying between Toronto and Orlando, Fla. with three daily departures and two more starting on Dec. 14. ...

Caravan BATT offered by Wilson Aircraft


2013-11-25 12:51:28

Ken Wilson, president of Wilson Aircraft in Aurora, Ont., has become the first Canadian to sell SEI Industries Ltd.’s new bulk aviation transport ta...

FLYHT welcomes the Dragon to family of products


2013-11-25 12:39:39

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. is pleased to introduce the Dragon as an exciting new member of the FLYHT family of products. ...

WestJet Encore arrives in Terrace-Kitimat


2013-11-25 12:00:49

WestJet Encore's new service between Vancouver and Terrace, B.C. began with a kick-off at the Vancouver International Airport and ceremony in Terrace-...

Kaman announces agreement with Boeing for the manufacture and assembly of 747-8 wing-to-body fairing


2013-11-22 14:04:23

Kaman Corporation announced that its Aerospace segment has entered into a Memorandum of Agreement with Boeing Canada Winnipeg....

One year since PASCAN inaugurated operations in Bathurst


2013-11-21 13:45:42

One year ago, PASCAN launched its first flight from Bathurst, N.B. as part of the company's development program. ...

Bombardier wraps up a successful week at the 2013 Dubai Airshow


2013-11-21 12:19:39

Bombardier Aerospace has concluded a successful week at the 2013 Dubai Airshow, having announced firm orders and commitments for up to 38 aircraft val...

GE Capital shows support to the growth of Koss Aerospace


2013-11-21 12:13:32

GE Capital, Canada has announced it has provided $1.9 million in equipment financing to Koss Aerospace....

Airbus Americas welcomes director of procurement for Canada


2013-11-20 16:47:35

As part of its business strategy to continue to grow its supplier network in North America, Airbus Americas has created a new position to nurture its ...

Air Canada Cargo and Cargojet begin discussions towards commercial cooperation


2013-11-20 12:14:42

Air Canada and Cargojet have signed a Letter of Intent to explore strategic opportunities in cargo and airline operations within Canada and in interna...

TSB deploys an investigator to the site of a fatal aircraft accident in Abbotsford, B.C.


2013-11-19 14:03:43

The Transportation Safety Board of Canada is deploying an investigator to Abbotsford, B.C., where an ultralight aircraft was involved in a fatal accid...

KODIAK receives Venezuelan certification


2013-11-19 13:57:44

Quest Aircraft Company is pleased to announce that it has received full certification for the KODIAK from Venezuela’s Civil Aviation Authority....

Abu Dhabi Aviation signs LOI for two Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft


2013-11-19 12:28:58

Bombardier Aerospace announced that Abu Dhabi Aviation has signed a Letter of Intent for two Q400 NextGen aircraft....

Windsor and Essex County aviators help kids with cancer take flight


2013-11-19 12:25:48

On Sept. 29, 2013, kids with cancer and their families took flight at the Canadian Historical Aircraft Association at CYQG - Windsor Airport....

Bombardier and Nok Air of Thailand sign purchase agreement for up to eight Q400 NextGen Aircraft


2013-11-19 12:20:57

Bombardier Aerospace announced that Nok Air has placed a firm order for two Q400 NextGen turboprop airliners, taken options for two additional Q400 Ne...

Iraqi Airways signs letter of intent for up to 16 Bombardier CS300 aircraft


2013-11-19 12:06:20

Bombardier Aerospace announced that Iraqi Airways has signed a letter of intent to acquire five CS300 mainline jetliners....

Field Aviation selected as aircraft modifier and integrator on Boeing’s Maritime Surveillance Aircraft program


2013-11-19 11:47:19

Field Aviation has been awarded a significant contract by Boeing Defense, Space and Security....

GAL Aviation Inc. gains approved supplier status from Bombardier Aerospace


2013-11-19 11:40:57

GAL Aviation Inc., a Quebec-based manufacturer of aircraft interior components, has achieved the status of Approved Supplier for Bombardier Aerospace....

Pilatus and Falcon Aviation services sign letter of intent for PC-24 aircraft


2013-11-18 14:56:22

Pilatus has announced that Falcon Aviation Services of Abu Dhabi has decided to enter into a Letter of Intent thus confirming their strong interest in...

Nav Canada reports October traffic figures


2013-11-18 14:49:44

Nav Canada announced its traffic figures for the month of October 2013 in comparison to the prior fiscal year. ...

Vector Aerospace establishes new engine turbine overhaul facility at Seletar Aerospace Park, Singapore


2013-11-18 14:45:49

Vector Aerospace Corporation is pleased to announce the establishment of a new engine facility at Singapore's Seletar Aerospace Park specially built f...

Aircraft Maintenance Systems introduces the AMS Smart Inventory Barcode Checkout Tool


2013-11-18 14:01:08

Aircraft Maintenance Systems has introduced its newest feature, the AMS Smart Inventory Barcode Checkout Tool (Smart Checkout Tool)....

A new aerospace player has landed in Laval


2013-11-18 13:54:37

Representatives of the media are invited to attend the official opening of the new AéroCompétence Training Center of Institut de formation aérospat...

Lessor Palma Holding Limited signs for up to eight new Bombardier Q400 NextGen aircraft


2013-11-18 12:57:19

Bombardier Aerospace announced that Palma Holding Limited has signed a letter of intent to acquire up to eight dual-class Q400 NextGen aircraft....

Bombardier welcomes Ethiopian Airlines as an ASF for Q400 and Q400 NextGen turboprops in Africa


2013-11-18 12:42:19

Bombardier Aerospace has welcomed Ethiopian Airlines of Addis Ababa, as an Authorized Service Facility for Q400 and Q400 NextGen turboprop aircraft....

Bombardier and Air Côte d'Ivoire sign agreement for up to four Q400 NextGen aircraft


2013-11-18 12:28:17

Bombardier Aerospace announced that Air Cote d'Ivoire, has signed a conditional purchase agreement for two Q400 NextGen aircraft with options for an a...

Boeing selects Bombardier Business Jet for Maritime Surveillance Aircraft program


2013-11-18 12:21:15

Boeing has selected Bombardier's Challenger 605 business jet as the platform for its Maritime Surveillance Aircraft program....

Passengers willing to invest time and money in search of comfort


2013-11-18 11:54:57

International research from Airbus reveals that a new generation of discerning passengers are increasingly researching in-flight seat comfort prior to...

Member of Parliament Laurie Hawn attends unveiling of rare Canadian-made aircraft


2013-11-18 11:46:32

The Honourable Laurie Hawn attended the unveiling of a de Havilland DH.80A Puss Moth at the Reynolds-Alberta Museum. ...

Bombardier Learjet receives FAA certification for the Learjet 75 aircraft


2013-11-15 16:04:25

Bombardier Aerospace announced that Learjet has been awarded Federal Aviation Administration Certification for its Learjet 75 aircraft. ...

WestJet welcomes Dublin to our network


2013-11-15 12:04:55

WestJet has announced Dublin, Ireland, as the airline's first transatlantic destination with seasonal daily service from June 15, 2014, to Oct. 5, 201...