Magellan Aerospace Breaks Ground for Plant in India
Magellan Aerospace hosted a traditional groundbreaking ceremony on November 15, 2017 for the company's new manufacturing and assembly facility in India.
Leonardo DRS Awarded U.S. Navy Contract for Communications System
Leonardo DRS, Inc. has announced that its Canadian subsidiary, DRS Technologies Canada, Ltd., has been awarded a contract by the U.S. Navy to provide four additional Integrated Voice Communications Systems (IVCS) for their Aegis cruisers and destroyers.
Marinvent Secures Government of Canada as Customer for APM Technology
Marinvent Corporation has been selected, through the Government of Canada’s Build in Canada Innovation Program (BCIP), to deliver its patented Airfoil Performance Monitor (APM) technology to the National Research Council of Canada (NRC) for evaluation.
L3 WESCAM Introduces New Product Line
L3 WESCAM will introduce its new mission rehearsal and simulation training solutions product line at the Dubai Airshow, November 12–16, 2017, with hands-on customer demonstrations of a fully networked solution, including air, ground, maritime and command stations, at the L3 Technologies
Pratt & Whitney Canada Receives AIAC Award for Aerospace Achievement
The Pratt & Whitney Canada (P&WC) operations team, led by Benoit Beaudoin, Vice President, Operations, received the James C. Floyd Award by the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) for their exceptional contributions to Canadian aerospace.......
Quebec Calls on Prime Minister to Reform NSS
Davie Shipbuilding thanks the Members of National Assembly of Quebec, and Premier Couillard specifically, for passing a unanimously adopted motion today calling on the Trudeau government to amend the faltering National Shipbuilding Strategy to include Quebec and save 1200 middle-class
Canadian Aerospace Summit Attracts Prominent Government & Industry Leaders
The Aerospace Industries Association of Canada has announced an impressive line-up of speakers for the Canadian Aerospace Summit to be held at the Shaw Centre in Ottawa on November 7-8. The Summit is an annual conference and trade show that attracts over 1,200 executives and decision-makers from
Discovery Air Awarded CATS Contract
Discovery Air Defence has been awarded the long-term Contracted Airborne Training Services (CATS) contract by the Government of Canada. This contract is for 10 years with 1 two-year option and a second 17-month option. DA Defence will deliver CATS services to the Canadian Armed Forces from
Commander of the Canadian Army Visits Soldiers in Latvia
The Commander of the Canadian Army, Lieutenant-General Paul Wynnyk, travelled to Latvia to meet with soldiers currently deployed as part of the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) enhanced Forward Presence (eFP) Battlegroup Latvia. This trip marks Lieutenant-General Wynnyk’s first
Government Call for Proposals to Enhance Defence and Security
Collaboration with industry, academia and other government organizations enhances the Government of Canada’s ability to ensure Canadians remain safe and secure. Investing in the defence and public safety and security communities and industries supports Government of Canada and Canadian
QinetiQ Appoints Robert Aubé to Lead Canadian Business
As Managing Director for QinetiQ Canada, Mr. Aubé will drive growth for QinetiQ in Canada through a combination of strategic investments and the development of local Canadian capabilities, supported by QinetiQ’s global base of highly specialised engineers and scientists.
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.