Lockheed Martin to Provide DND with Gyrocam Sensor Systems
Lockheed Martin will provide eight Gyrocam sensor systems to the Canadian Department of National Defence under a foreign military sales contract from the U.S. Marine Corps.
Panel Attests to Rigour of Process to Replace CF-18s
On Thursday, Independent Review Panel members spoke publicly about their involvement in the process to evaluate options to replace Canada’s CF-18 fleet. The Panel also released a public statement, which attested to the rigour and impartiality of the process.
Canadian Veterans Wrap-up D-Day Ceremonies in France
Almost 100 Canadian Veterans returned to Normandy, France, to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle ofNormandy to visit former battlefields, pay their respects to fallen comrades, and reflect on their massive accomplishment that helped signal the beginning of the end of the Second
Davie Applauds Quebec 's Maritime Strategy
Chantier Davie Canada commended the new Couillard government on its rapid launch of the Maritime Strategy, only a few months after its election. Davie's chairman, Alex Vicefield, welcomed the nomination of a Minister for the Implementation of the Maritime Strategy, Mr. Jean D'Amour, as well as
Canadian Army to Commemorate 70th Anniversary of D-Day
Members of the Canadian Army are participating in commemoration activities taking place in Normandy, France, to mark the 70th anniversary of D-Day and the Battle of Normandy.
Cascade Aerospace Workers Strike
Cascade Aerospace has advised that a deal for a renewed collective agreement with UNIFOR local 114 was not reached prior to the commencement of job action by the Union which began today at 11am PST. Cascade and its Union have been negotiating a renewed collective agreement since early
Northrop Grumman Delivers 150th Fuselage for F-35
Northrop Grumman has marked another significant production milestone for the F-35 Lightning II program by delivering its 150th center fuselage to F-35 prime contractor Lockheed Martin. The center fuselage is the core structure around which the aircraft is built.
PyroGenesis Provides System for Destruction of Chemical Warfare Agents
PyroGenesis Canada, a Montreal-based environmental solutions company that designs, develops and manufactures plasma waste-to-energy systems and plasma torch products, has announced that it has been awarded a contract to engineer a Tactical Mobile Plasma System for the Destruction of Chemical
Weatherhaven Acquired by Fulcrum Capital Partners
Weatherhaven Global Resources, one of the world's leading providers of redeployable shelter systems, has completed a transaction with Fulcrum Capital Partners, which will see the Canadian-based private equity firm acquire a majority interest in the Canadian defence and infrastructure
2nd Canadian Division Celebrates Military History
With the 100th anniversary of the First World War and the 70th anniversary of the Allied landing in Normandy, 2014 is a year marked by numerous international or national initiatives to pay tribute to the women and men who fought to defend life, justice and freedom. This year also marks the
SDTC and OMX Partner to Promote Cleantech
Sustainable Development Technology Canada (SDTC) and OMX signed a Memorandum of Understanding last week that will promote investment in Canada's green energy sector while providing industry with a proven platform for the management of defence offset credits.
Royal Canadian Mint Commemorates 70th Anniversary of D-Day
To mark the upcoming 70th anniversary of D-Day, the Royal Canadian Mint has produced a heartfelt tribute to Canada's veterans of the Second World War and their enduring legacy of service and sacrifice in Normandy and beyond. The silver collector coin was unveiled by Erin O'Toole, Member of
Airbus Teams with PAL for Fixed-Wing SAR
Airbus Defence and Space and Provincial Aerospace (PAL) have signed a memorandum of understanding (MOU) to bid for Canada’s fixed-wing search and rescue (FWSAR) project. Provincial Aerospace is a fully integrated international aerospace and defence company headquartered in St.
CAF Selects Rockwell Collins Satellite Terminals and Radios
The SWE-DISH CCT120 Suitcase® satellite terminal by Rockwell Collins has been selected by the Canadian Army for its Land Forces Portable Satellite Terminal program. The contract calls for Rockwell Collins to provide 30 CCT120s with an option for 20 additional terminals.
Northrop Grumman Partners with Ontario Firm
Northrop Grumman is collaborating with Diamond Aircraft Industries, to deliver new intelligence-gathering aircraft capabilities to Canadian and international markets. As part of this effort, Northrop Grumman will establish a presence in Ontario, near Diamond Aircraft's production