New Machine Guns for Canadian Armed Forces

26 July 2017

The Canadian Armed Forces will receive 1148 new General Purpose Machine Guns from Colt Canada. The $32.1 million (taxes incl.) contract indicates deliveries of the new C6A1 will commence in September 2018, and final delivery completed by June 2019.

AIAC 2017-2018 Guide to Canada's Aerospace Industry

25 July 2017

The Aerospace Industries Association of Canada's 2017-2018 Guide to Canada’s Aerospace Industry is now available online.

RMCC welcomes new Commandant

17 July 2017

Brigadier-General Sébastien Bouchard assumed command  of the Royal Military College of Canada from Brigadier-General Sean during a ceremony that took place in Kingston, Ontario.

Leonardo DRS Wins Contract to Develop Counter-Drone

17 July 2017

Leonardo DRS has received a contract award from the U.S. Army for up to $16 million, under an urgent operational need, to develop a counter-unmanned aerial system (C-UAS) capability to protect soldiers from enemy drones.

Abbotsford International Airshow 2017

17 July 2017

The 2017 Abbotsford International Airshow will take place August 11, 12 & 13. Special performances are planned as part of the Canada 150 historical celebrations.

Canadian Armed Forces CC-130J Hercules conducts first sortie

13 July 2017

A CC-130J Hercules conducted its first sortie as a new contribution to Operation Impact, enhancing tactical airlift capabilities within the Middle East in support of the Global Coalition.

New members of Team Cormorant to update SAR helicopters

29 June 2017

CAE, GE Canada and Rockwell Collins in Canada join “Team Cormorant” for Mid-Life Upgrade and Expansion of Canada’s Cormorant Search and Rescue helicopter fleet.

NATO nations pool tanker fleet

29 June 2017

Germany and Norway have formally joined the Netherlands and Luxembourg to acquire and operate a pooled fleet of NATO-owned Airbus A330 MRTT tankers. The order is to be placed through OCCAR under a European Defence Agency initiative.

Complex Project & Procurement Leadership registration open

28 June 2017

Registration is now open for the 2017-2018 cohorts of the Telfer School of Management's Certificate in Complex Project & Procurement Leadership.

DCNS changes its name to Naval Group

28 June 2017

In order to supporting our ambitions to guarantee exposure and credibility in international markets, DCNS has announced they have changed their name to Naval Group.