Team Spartan to Highlight Capabilities and Canadian Industrial Strength at DEFSEC for FWSAR Program
Team Spartan, which is offering its C-27J aircraft as part of Canada’s FWSAR competition, will be highlighting the aircraft’s capabilities and potential economic and employment impact at the 2016 DEFSEC exposition at Halifax’s Cunard Centre, between September 7th and 8th.
Airbus A330 tanker aircraft chosen for NATO
The Netherlands Ministry of Defence has signed an MOU with Luxembourg to proceed with the acquisition of a pooled fleet of Airbus A330 Multi Role Tanker Transport (A330 MRTT) aircraft. The fleet will be NATO property NATO.
Airbus Helicopters Canada expands Fort Erie facility
As part of Airbus Helicopters Canada’s international repair-and-overhaul success, it has expanded its Support and Services department at their main facility in Fort Erie, Ontario. The 5,000 square foot space is an increase of 65% for the company’s Repair and Overhaul department.
Airbus Innovation in Safety competition now open
Airbus Helicopters Canada is looking to recognize outstanding achievement in the rotary wing industry with the 5th Annual ‘Innovation in Safety Award’.
Seaspan starts construction on second OFSV
Brian Carter, President – Seaspan Shipyards, announced today the start of construction on Seaspan’s second National Shipbuilding Strategy (NSS) ship, the Canadian Coast Guard (CCG)’s second Offshore Fisheries Science Vessel (OFSV).
Seaspan responds to CBC story about NSPS
Jonathan Whitworth, CEO of Seaspan ULC, has responded to a CBC story last week that took issue with the National Shipbuilding Procurement Strategy.
CADSI cancels its annual Securetech trade show
Securetech, the public safety, emergency management and security trade show and conference organized by the Canadian Association of Defence and Security Industries (CADSI), has been cancelled for 2016.
Airbus supports Fiji recovery after cyclone Winston
Airbus Helicopters Foundation provided support to humanitarian relief efforts following the tropical cyclone Winston that hit the Fiji Islands on 21 February 2016
Airbus H215 helicopter delivered to Finland
Airbus Helicopters today announced the delivery of the first of two H215 helicopters to join the Finnish Border Guard fleet.
Chris MacLean receives award at CDAI conference
FrontLine publisher and editor Chris MacLean last week received the Ross Munro Media Award at the CDAI's 2016 Conference on Security and Defence in Ottawa.