Magellan Aerospace Wins $200M Contract from Airbus
Magellan Aerospace was selected by Airbus to provide exhaust systems for the A320neo PW family of aircraft. Revenue generated from this life-of-program contract is estimated to exceed CDN $200 million over the first ten years of the contract.
New TAPV Facility Inaugurated at Base Gagetown
Completed on time and on budget, the 6,800 m2 facility was designed to meet LEED Silver standards and integrates green building concepts. The facility will house 61 TAPVs and provide 12 maintenance bays for vehicles and equipment, as well as classrooms for the combat and technical services
Leonardo Teams with Discovery Air and Inzpire for UK Air Training
Leonardo has teamed with Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. (“DA Defence”), a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., and Inzpire Ltd. to develop and deliver a customer centered, low-risk, live air training solution for the UK Ministry of Defence’s Air Support....
Joint Support Ships to be Renamed Protecteur and Preserver
The Royal Canadian Navy will rename the Joint Support Ships (JSS), its future Auxiliary, Oiler and Replenishment (AOR) vessels, Protecteur-class ships.
CAE Teams with Elbit to Pursue UK Defence Training
At the Defence Systems Equipment International (DSEI) show, CAE and Elbit Systems announced they have signed an agreement to jointly pursue United Kingdom Ministry of Defence training opportunities......
Toronto Argonauts Honour Canadian Armed Forces
On September 16, 2017, the Toronto Argonauts will be honouring members of the Canadian Armed Forces. Tickets to the Armed Forces Night start at $20, with $5 of each ticket sold being donated to Support our Troops.
L3 MAS to Support Thales on Canada's AJISS Program
L3 MAS will be supporting Thales in a key role on its recently announced In-Service Support (ISS) contract for both the Arctic Offshore Patrol Ships (AOPS) and Joint Support Ships (JSS).
CAE Simulator Enters Service for Polish Air Force
The Polish Air Force has accepted into service a CAE 3000 Series SW-4 full-flight simulator (FFS).
Government Invests in Innovative Naval LED Lighting
Marine Industrial Lighting Systems Ltd. has received a contract worth over $1 million for its innovative Naval LED Lighting Solution fixtures.
Simthetiq Supports German Armed Forces
Simthetiq was recently selected by ESG (E lektroniksystem- und Logistik- GmbH) to provide mission-critical support for their German Armed Forces customers.
United Technologies To Acquire Rockwell Collins For $30 Billion
United Technologies Corp. and Rockwell Collins have reached a definitive agreement under which United Technologies will acquire Rockwell Collins for $140.00 per share, in cash and UTC stock.
JSK Takes Advantage of SEA Advances in Deck Training Simulation
Cohort company SEA, a joint venture partner in Canadian-based naval specialists JSK Naval Support, is expanding the international footprint for its deck simulation technology
Federal Fleet Services Showcases Canadian Shipbuilding at its Best at DEFSEC 2017
Today, Federal Fleet Services announced that they will be presenting their flagship project, the first Resolve-Class Naval Support Ship, at DEFSEC 2017 in Halifax tomorrow.
RCAF Receives New Colours
Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada David Johnston presented the Royal Canadian Air Force with new Colours during a military parade and ceremony at Nathan Phillips Square in Toronto, on Friday, September 1, 2017.
CAF Conclude Operation NANOOK
Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) concluded the annual Arctic sovereignty and security deployment, Operation NANOOK on Friday 25th August and CDR travelled with Canada’s military to Rankin Inlet in the territory of Nunavut to see Joint Task Force North’s (JTFN) training first hand.