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Helicopter crashes during landing in Switzerland

Air Zermatt helicopter caught in turbulence crashes on approach, five on board unharmed.

Help arrives to battle wildfire in Washington state near Columbia River Gorge

Authorities have more than doubled the number of people battling a wildfire that has burned structures.

Alberta announces $175M wildfire recovery fund for municipalities, Metis settlements

Provincial government approves recovery program for municipalities and Metis settlements affected by wildfires.

Helicopter crew rescues firefighters stranded when rescue boat goes over falls

State police helicopter crew rescues two firefighters on a New Jersey river.

BC port strike could cost $250 million per week, experts say

Port workers strike could cost companies hundreds of millions of dollars per week.

Canadian economy steady, GDP remains unchanged

Statistics Canada says the Canadian economy remained essentially unchanged in April.

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Loft VR simulator acquired by Blackcomb Helicopters

Blackcomb Helicopters, one of the leading operators in the Pacific Northwest, reaches a deal to bring Loft’s H125 simulator to Canada to advance safety, sustainability and growth initiatives. » 

Airbus H160 granted FAA certification

Airbus Helicopters received certification from the Federal Aviation Administration for the H160, marking a milestone and positioning the helicopter for entry into the U.S. market. » 

UK, Canada, Sweden, Ukraine take Iran to top UN court over downing of PS752

Case launched against Iran at the United Nations’ highest court over downing Ukrainian passenger jet in 2020. » 

Nearly 2,000 Air Canada flights delayed, cancelled over long weekend

Air Canada delayed or cancelled nearly 2,000 flights over the Canada Day long weekend. » 

Qatar Airways reports $1.2B in profits

Qatar Airways profits buoyed by its role in ferrying fans to the soccer World Cup. » 

US releases video of Russian fighter jets harrassing American drones over Syria

Russian fighter jets flew dangerously close to several U.S. drones over Syria on Wednesday. » 

Neutral Switzerland and Austria will join European air defense project

Switzerland plans to take part in project initiated in response to Russia’s attack on Ukraine » 

Layover, cramped seating, security lines: A day with players on a WNBA commercial flight

Travelling with the New York Liberty for a firsthand view of how WNBA players cope with commercial flights. » 


2023 CBAA Convention and Exhibition

July 11 – 13, 2023
Location: Calgary, AB

Careers in Aviation Expo, West

October 24, 2023
Location: Calgary, AB

4th Annual Aerial Firefighting Conference

October 26, 2023
Location: KF Aerospace Centre for Excellence, Kelowna, BC

HAC 28th Annual Conference & Trade Show

November 6 – 10, 2023
Location: Vancouver, BC
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ATAC Canadian Aviation Conference and Tradeshow

November 14 – 16, 2023
Location: Montreal, Quebec
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