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January 15, 2021
King of northern skies: The CC-295 Kingfisher
Canada’s new fixed-wing SAR aircraft, dubbed the CC-295 Kingfisher, promises to deliver on its mission, filling the role of the RCAF’s faithful CC-115 Buffalo and CC-130H Hercules aircraft.
Embraer announces retirement of Gary Spulak, president, North AmericaThe retired president of Embraer Aircraft Holding, North America, will continue supporting Embraer as senior advisor to top management.
Alto Aviation launches 2021 Alto Cadence upgrade programsThe in-flight entertainment and Cadence Cabin Management System upgrade programs are specifically customized for all retrofit business aircraft.
Garmin receives consecutive Supplier of the Year awards from EmbraerThe Supplier of the Year distinction was presented to Garmin in the Electric and Electronic Systems category for its G3000 Prodigy Touch flight deck systems in the Phenom 100EV and Phenom 300E.
Jazz Aviation named one of Nova Scotia's top employers for 10th consecutive yearChorus Aviation announced that its subsidiary Jazz Aviation has been selected as one of Nova Scotia's top employers by Mediacorp Canada.
ATAC welcomes new Minister of TransportThe Air Transport Association of Canada (ATAC) warmly welcomes Omar Alghabra as Canada’s new Minister of Transport.
GAMA welcomes 5 new membershipsThe General Aviation Manufacturers Association announced the addition of Aviation Safety Resources, Whelen Aerospace Technologies, Kitty Hawk, Aura Network Systems and Jump Aero.
Canada’s flight attendants welcome new Transport Minister – say it’s time to get to workCUPE noted the troubling pattern of ignoring concerns from workers in the industry during the pandemic has exacerbated job losses and made flying less safe.
News From The Web
Southwest flight attendants barred from suing Boeing for loss of earnings over 737 MAX grounding Source: paddleyourownkanoo.com
Small airplane emergency lands on Interstate 57 Source: wpsdlocal6.com
Victoria International Airport revenues in a tailspin Source: saanichnews.com
Boeing’s MAX gets value boost With 2019 jets deemed good as new Source: bloomberg.com
Memorial service for celebrated test pilot Chuck Yeager to be live-streamed Friday Source: kget.com
Airport Authority CEO pushing against YQR flight control tower closure Source: 620ckrm.com
Photo Of The Week
Martin Mars - Coulson Flying Tanker at Sproat Lake, central Vancouver Island, B.C. Photo submitted by Derek Heyes (Instagram user @hazers_flightline) using #skiesmagFollow the Skies page on Facebook.
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