HMCS Halifax Returns to Service After Docking Work at Halifax Shipyard
HMCS Halifax entered the graving dock at Halifax Shipyard on October 20, 2016, for a DWP that included routine maintenance and upgrades to ensure the longevity of the vessel.
Germany and Norway Order Five NATO-owned Airbus A330 MRTT Tankers
Airbus Defence and Space has received a firm order for five Airbus A330 MRTT Multi Role Tanker Transports from Europe’s organisation for the management of cooperative armament programmes – OCCAR – on behalf of NATO.....
Canada Hosts Warrior Care Symposium
Hosted by the Canadian Armed Forces Surgeon General, Brigadier-General Andrew Downes, the third annual Warrior Care in the 21st Century symposium, held in Toronto, September 21-23....
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