Discovery Air Defence Completes Training with Austrian Air Force
Discovery Air Defence Services has successfully completed its first-ever training with the Austrian Air Force over Wittmund, Germany.
Canada’s Defence Investments Grow Businesses and Jobs
The Honourable Navdeep Bains, Minister of Innovation, Science and Economic Development, announced that recent investments in equipment for the Canadian Armed Forces and Coast Guard are resulting in economic benefits such as the creation of good middle-class jobs and the growth of innovative
"Team Cormorant" Re-Established for Cormorant Mid-Life Upgrade
Leonardo Helicopters and IMP Aerospace & Defence (IMP) have announced that "Team Cormorant" has been re-established to support the modernization of the Royal Canadian Air Force's (RCAF) fleet of EH101/CH-149 Cormorant Search and Rescue (SAR) helicopters and the expansion of the fleet through
Canadian Government Awards KF Aerospace Contracts Valued at $31.4 Million
The Government of Canada has awarded two maintenance contracts to KF Aerospace of British Columbia as a result of open, transparent and competitive processes.
Arne's Welding Wins $20 Million DND Contract
Arne's Welding Ltd., a Winnipeg-based manufacturer has recently won a contract worth up to $20 million to produce 300 Load Handling System Trailers that will be used by the Department of National Defense of Canada.
2G Robotics to Supply Royal Norwegian Navy with Underwater Laser Scanners
2G Robotics, a Waterloo, Ontario based company, has been selected to supply AUV-based laser scanning, stills imaging, and illumination solutions for HUGIN AUVs to be delivered to the Royal Norwegian Navy.
Alex Vicefield Responds to Irving Shipbuilding
CDR readers and followers of CDR on Twitter will be aware that, subsequent to our “Hot Take” on the VAdm Norman situation, Scott Jamieson, VP of Irving Shipbuilding, weighed in with his company’s response to our opinion that Davie’s Interim AOR solution, Project Resolve,
Lockheed Martin Canada Wins Chilean Navy Contract
Lockheed Martin Canada has announced it has been awarded the contract to replace the combat management system and select subsystems for the Chilean Navy's three Type 23 frigates.
CF-18's Ready to Patrol Skies Over Iceland
A detachment of Canadian CF-18 Hornet fighters are ready and have already begun patrolling Iceland’s airspace as part of Operation REASSURANCE on May 22, 2017.
Irving Shipbuilding Responds to CDR's Hot Take
Last week CDR published a Hot Take commentary on the Vice-Admiral Norman situation and how we were calling for the government to order an additional Interim AOR ship from Federal Fleet to help alleviate the Navy’s urgent requirement.
Rolls-Royce to Supply Turbines for Korean Frigates
Rolls-Royce will be supplying MT30 marine gas turbines to power the next three ships in the Republic of Korea Navy’s Daegu-class frigate programme.
Revision Unveils the Batlskin Caiman Head System for Special Forces
The Caiman Head System is a true full-spectrum special operations helmet solution, and will be commercially available in stages, starting with the Caiman Carbon Bump Helmet System.
Upgraded German Navy Helicopter Simulator Ready-for-Training
CAE has completed a major upgrade on the German Navy's Sea King MK41 helicopter simulator ahead of schedule and has re-entered it into service at the Nordholz Naval Airbase in Germany.
Kraken Receives $745,000 for Underwater Robotics
Kraken Sonar Systems has been awarded a non-refundable financial contribution of $745,950 by the Research & Development Corporation (RDC) of Newfoundland and Labrador.
Calian Group Acquires an Emergency Management Firm
Calian has just finalized an acquisition of International Safety Research Inc. (ISR), an emergency management firm based in Ottawa.