Irving Responds to Chronicle Herald Story on Hiring Practices
On February 22, the Chronicle Herald published an article suggesting Irving Shipbuilding is hiring outside of Canada for positions at their Halifax Shipyard that could be filled by Canadians.
MDA to Acquire U.S. Provider of Earth imagery
MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates and DigitalGlobe, Inc, a global leader in Earth imagery - headquartered in Westminster, CO, announced they have entered into a definitive merger agreement
Canada Army Run Adds New Event
Canada Army Run has announced it is adding a new event to its 2017 lineup to commemorate the 100th anniversary of the Battle of Vimy Ridge, a pivotal milestone in Canada’s military history.
Team Spartan Challenges Award of FWSAR Contract
Team Spartan has formally challenged the decision of Public Services and Procurement Canada (PSPC) to award the FWSAR Contract to Airbus
Retired RCAF Chiefs Oppose Super Hornet Purchase
The following is an open letter from Former Air Force Commanders to the Prime Minister contesting the planned interim purchase of 18 Super Hornet fighter jets.
L3 WESCAM to Open Service Center in Saudi Arabia
L3 WESCAM signs a long-term Service Center Agreement with Taqnia Defense and Security Technology (DST) to open a WESCAM Authorized Service Center (WASC) in Riyadh, Kingdom of Saudi Arabia.
Metamaterial Technologies Partners with Airbus
Metamaterial Technologies and its optical filters division, Lamda Guard, has entered into a new agreement with aircraft manufacturer Airbus to validate, certify, and commercialize its laser protection product metaAIR™, for aviation.
RCN Participates in Exercise Neptune Trident
Her Majesty’s Canadian Ships (HMCS) Summerside and Moncton, both Maritime Coastal Defence Vessels (MCDV), sailed for West Africa today to participate in Neptune Trident 17-01.
Discovery Air Defence Partners with Inzpire for UK Pilot Training Contract
Discovery Air Defence Services, a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., and Inzpire Ltd. have joined forces to bid for the UK Ministry of Defence's Air Support to Defence Operational Training ("ASDOT") programme.
Canadian Army begins Exercise ARCTIC BISON 2017
Approximately 200 members of the Canadian Army will be participating in Exercise ARCTIC BISON 2017 in Gimli, Manitoba, from February 17 to 26, 2017.
Commissionaires Ranked one of Canada's Best Employers of 2017
Commissionaires has ranked among the top employers in Canada, according to Forbes' list of Canada's Best Employers of 2017.
RCN’s First Annual Navy Bike Ride
Join members of the Royal Canadian Navy (RCN) and their families in the first annual Navy Bike Ride, to be held May 20, 2017 in the National Capital Region (NCR).
L3 MAS Delivers Robotic Solutions to European Customers
L3 MAS has completed the installation of an innovative robotic solution for the modification and repair of aircraft components for two international F/A-18 lead contractors – Patria for the Finnish Defence Forces Logistics Command and RUAG for the Swiss Federal Office for Defence
Magellan Aerospace Announces New Plant Construction in India
Magellan Aerospace announced plans to construct a new manufacturing and assembly facility in India. The new 140,000 sq. ft. building will be constructed on seven acres in the Aerospace Special Economic Zone near the Bangalore International Airport. Magellan expects to break ground
Airbus Awards CAE with C295W Training and Maintenance Contract
Airbus Defence and Space has awarded CAE a contract for a comprehensive C295W aircrew and maintenance training solution to support the Royal Canadian Air Force's (RCAF) Fixed-Wing Search and Rescue (FWSAR) program.