Jan. 14, 2011, Ottawa - The Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) today thanked Prime Minister Stephen Harper for his government's commitment to the creation of highly skilled and value-added jobs in Montréal's aerospace sector.
Nov. 9, 2010, Saskatoon - The Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western Economic Diversification, provided opening remarks today at the local “Partnering for Success” Industry Day, highlighting the Government of Canada’s commitment to facilitating growth opportunities for western Canadian aerospace and defence firms.
Nov. 1, 2010, Ottawa - Search and rescue technicians are almost all based in Southern Canada, even though most of Canada's remote and hard-to-reach areas are in the North, according to the Conference Board of Canada's Waiting to Be Rescued map, the latest in its Here, the North series.
April 28, 2010, Ottawa - The next meeting of the Montreal-Ottawa Chapter of the AHS will take place at Carleton University, Ottawa, on Wednesday 5th of May at 6:30pm.
March 5, 2010, Ottawa - March 5, 2010, Ottawa - The Canadian military dodged a bullet in Thursday's federal budget, but will still see a total of $2.5 billion carved out of future defence spending after troops withdraw from Afghanistan next year.
Sept. 24, 2009, Burlington, Ont. - The Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Industry, today announced that The Boeing Co. has signed an agreement with L-3 Wescam Inc. to manufacture mechanical parts in support of the CH-147 Chinooks.
Sept. 10, 2009, Vancouver – Yesterday Mr. Ed Fast, Member of Parliament, on behalf of the Honourable Tony Clement, Minister of Industry, announced significant investments in Canada's aerospace and defence sector by confirming $200 million in funding for the Strategic Aerospace and Defence Initiative.
Aug. 11, 2009 - The Canadian military will receive 15 new Chinook helicopters to strengthen its ability to reach isolated regions and respond to disasters at home and abroad.
June 26, 2009, Ottawa - Canada’s aerospace industry is expected to post a modest profit of $620 million in 2009 according to the Conference Board’s Canadian Industrial Outlook.
Nov. 26, 2008 - Ottawa, ON - The Canadian aerospace community is pleased with the Federal Government's commitment to boost the competitiveness of the aerospace industry contained in Prime Minister Harper's Reply to the Speech from the Throne.
Nov. 12, 2008, Ottawa - A new report blames poor pilot training because of a lack of working helicopters for the crash of a military Sea King off Denmark more than two years ago.
Oct. 27, 2008, Halifax - Canada's new fleet of maritime helicopters, already projected to be about 20 months behind schedule, are going to need added engine horsepower because they're heavier than originally expected.
Sept. 17, 2008, Sherbrooke, N.S. - Canada is closing in on a deal to cut lengthy delays in delivery of a new fleet of maritime helicopters, but it's going to mean a bigger price tag, says the defence minister.
Aug. 7, 2008, Ottawa - The Tory government is set to announce the lease of helicopters and unmanned survelliance planes for the Canadian military in Afghanistan.
June 6, 2008, Ottawa - Dr. Colin Carrie, parliamentary secretary to the Honourable Jim Prentice, yesterday announced that NRC has signed a five-year Memorandum of Understanding with European Aeronautic Defence and Space to cooperate on aerospace research and technology development.
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