UK MOD and CAE Continue 20 Year Partnership
CAE today announced that it has agreed to a contract amendment with the United Kingdom Ministry of Defence (UK MOD) on the aircrew training services provided at CAE's Medium Support Helicopter Aircrew Training Facility (MSHATF).
The RCN to Deploy OSI’s ECPINS Warship 6.2 on all Ships and Submarines
ECPINS is recognized as the most advanced Warship Electronic Chart Display and Information System (WECDIS), with military capabilities well beyond NATO WECDIS STANAG 4564.
Lockheed and Navantia Renew 20-Year Partnership
In 2017, Navantia and Lockheed Martin are celebrating the 20th anniversary of their agreement to supply the Spanish Navy with the Aegis Combat System for the F-100 frigates.
Quebec Defence Symposium is Back With a Bang
More than 300 defence stakeholders gathered in Boucherville, Quebec on Oct 23rd for the Quebec 2017 Symposium on the Canadian Defence and Security Market where CDR was the official media sponsor.
Navantia and General Electric Sign License Agreement
The objective of this agreement is to carry out the maintenance, overhaul and repair of the LM2500 Marine turbine at the Ferrol Turbine factory.
Why Boeing is Laying Waste to Canada’s Aerospace Industry
Make no mistake about it, Canada’s aerospace industry is under serious attack. One of the very first companies that Donald J. Trump visited after being elected president was Boeing and of course it was that same Boeing company that cried foul and went running to daddy (ie. complained to
The Symposium on the Canadian Defence and Security Market in Quebec opens today
Canada Economic Development for Quebec Regions (CED), in partnership with Aéro Montréal and STIQ, is making an announcement regarding the third Symposium on the Canadian defence and Security Market to be held today. The focus is on "Industrial Capabilities in Quebec."
Airbus and Bombardier Announce C Series Partnership
Airbus SE and Bombardier Inc. are to become partners on the C Series aircraft programme. A corresponding agreement was signed today which brings together Airbus’ global reach and scale with Bombardier’s newest, state-of-the-art jet aircraft family.......
Canadian Army Conducts Counter Explosive Threat Exercise
The Canadian Armed Forces are conducting a counter explosive threat exercise involving international military participants and Canadian law enforcement agencies at Canadian Forces Base Borden and 4th Canadian Division Training Centre Meaford from October 16 to November 3, 2017.
Resolve-Class Naval Support Ship has Launched
Davie Shipbuilding today announced that during the weekend it launched the largest naval vessel ever to be delivered from a Canadian shipyard – on time, to budget and at an internationally competitive cost.
Viking Sells 2nd Series 400 Twin Otter to Panama
Viking Air Limited of Victoria, British Columbia, has sold its second Series 400 Twin Otter to the government of Panama for use by its Servicio Nacional Aeronaval (SENAN) Air Group based in Cocoli, Panama. The aircraft is scheduled for delivery in December 2017, and will be utilized to support
Boeing Launches Outreach Campaign in Canada
Boeing today launched an intensive multimedia campaign to raise awareness and understanding across Canada of the company's significant presence and annual impact on the nation's economy.
Options to Supplement Canada’s CF-18 Fleet
Public Services and Procurement Canada issued the following update on October 9th, 2017 on options to supplement Canada's CF-18 Fleet .....
MDA Renamed Maxar Technologies after Acquisition of DigitalGlobe
MDA has completed its acquisition of DigitalGlobe, the global leader in high resolution Earth imagery and information about our changing planet. The merger creates the leading integrated commercial provider of satellites, imagery and geospatial solutions to commercial and government
"Clearing the Way" Documentary Premieres in London, ON
"Clearing the Way" will make it's world debut at the Forest City Film Festival, October 26th in London, ON. This is the true story of 23 Field Squadron, Canadian Combat Engineers, deployed to the Kandahar area in Southern Afghanistan, from August 2006 until March, 2007.