Raytheon Canada Awarded North Warning System Contract
Raytheon Canada Limited has been awarded a five year contract by Public Works and Government Services Canada for operations and maintenance of the North Warning System (NWS). The contract also includes two options totalling an additional five years.
OSI to Provide In-Service-Support to New Zealand Navy
OSI Maritime Systems (OSI) has signed a contract to provide in-service-support for the Integrated Navigation and Bridge Systems (INTS) that the company has delivered and installed across the Royal New Zealand Navy fleet.
Canadian Soldiers Participate in Exercise Maple Resolve
Approximately 4,500 Canadian Armed Forces members are taking part in the largest Canadian military exercise of the year, Exercise MAPLE RESOLVE 2014 (EX MR14) at Garrison Wainwright, Alberta from May 5 to June 1.
70th Anniversary of D-Day and Battle of Normandy
His Excellency the Right Honourable David Johnston, Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada, will mark the 70th Anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy by taking part in a commemorative event on June 6, 2014, at the Canada Aviation and Space Museum, in Ottawa.
Canada Signs MoU with Kuwait
A Memorandum of Understanding (MoU) was signed in Kuwait City, Kuwait on the establishment of an Operational Support Hub in that country for the Government of Canada. It was signed) by Rear-Admiral W.S. Truelove, Commander Maritime Forces Pacific and Joint Task Force (Pacific), on behalf of
Atlas Elektronik Awarded International Naval Programs Contract
Atlas Elektronik Canada has been awarded a contract from its parent company, Atlas Elektronik GmbH (Bremen, Germany), to oversee the project management and delivery of ‘Made in Canada’ components in support of the international market.
Canada Participates in RIMPAC 2014
More than 1 000 Canadian sailors, soldiers, airmen and airwomen will participate in Rim of the Pacific (RIMPAC), the world’s premier combined and joint maritime exercise, from June 26 to August 1, in and around the Hawaiian Islands. Twenty-three nations, 47 ships, six submarines,
National Day of Honour
The National Day of Honour will be commemorated in Ottawa and across Canada with several events, including a parade conducted by the Canadian Armed Forces that will begin at the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa, and travel along the Memorial Route to Parliament Hill. A moment of silence
CDR Names CAE Canada's #1 Defence Company For 2014
Canada's top defence and military magazine, CANADIAN DEFENCE REVIEW, has released its annual survey and ranking of defence companies in Canada. Montreal-based CAE, a world leader in training
L-3 WESCAM Demonstrates MX™-25D on Apache Helicopter
L-3 WESCAM announced the successful ground and flight demonstrations of its MX™-25D at the U.S. Army’s Redstone Test Center (RTC) in Alabama on April 16, 2014.Through a cooperative agreement between the Apache Sensors Product Office and L-3 WESCAM, the demonstrations were
Wall of Support for Soldier On Afghanistan Relay
Today, Rob Nicholson, Minister of National Defence, along with participants in the Soldier On Afghanistan Relay, took part in the official launch of BMO Bank of Montreal’s Walls of Support for the Soldier On Afghanistan Relay, to recognize the service and sacrifice of those who served in
Lockheed Martin Canada Wins New Zealand Contract
Lockheed Martin Canada signed a contract with the Government of New Zealand for the upgrade of the Royal New Zealand Navy’s two ANZAC Class frigates at a signing ceremony in Wellington on April 29, 2014. The contract award represents Lockheed Martin Canada’s first export
Canada Leads Verification Team in Ukraine
Three members of the Canadian Armed Forces from the Directorate of Arms Control Verification (DACV), as part of a nine person team, are leading a Vienna Document 2011(VD11) mission in Ukraine from 26 April to 11 May 2014.
MDA Wins Contract for Hosted Payload Solution
MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates has signed a contract valued in excess of CA$30 million with Aselsan Electronic Industries, to provide an X-band communication hosted payload solution.Aselsan is Turkey's leading space and defence company, and prime contractor for the construction
Fighter Aircraft Bound for Romania
Defence Minister Rob Nicholson was in Bagotville, Quebec, this morning to mark the departure of Canadian personnel and six CF-18 fighter aircraft headed for Romania. These fighter aircraft, along with support personnel, are travelling to Romania in order to conduct training