Boeing has formally opened a new avionics maintenance and repair centre in the Yeongcheon Industry District of Daegu-Gyeongbuk Free Economic Zone. The 10,000 square-foot facility will test and repair aircraft electrical systems, reducing repair times and yielding significant inventory cost savings for the Republic of Korea Air Force (ROKAF).
NASA issued a task order as part of Boeing’s $4.2 billion Commercial Crew Transportation Capability (CCtCap) contract recently to include the company’s first-ever service flight to the International Space Station. The award marks the first time in human spaceflight history NASA has contracted with a commercial company for a human spaceflight mission.
Kelowna, B.C. - KF Aerospace has announced new route structures and a number of key strategic partners as it re-enters the Domestic and International air cargo services.
Thales has received the award as Canada’s top-ranked defence company for 2015 from Canadian Defence Review (CDR), Canada's leading defence and military magazine.
Airbus Defence and Space is to equip the military airfields in Canada with the most powerful airport surveillance radar (ASR) available which will increase flight safety and improve the efficient use of airspace. The company has successfully passed the first Factory Acceptance Test of its new ASR-NG radar (Airport Surveillance Radar Next Generation) which will equip six airfields of the Royal Canadian Air Force. Seven radars, including one training system, are scheduled for delivery until early 2017.
The demand for jet engines and compact axial compressors in the performance class up to 30 kW have increased in the recent years for various application fields such as racing, wind tunnel operation, industry and civil protection (drones). The German company Schübeler Composite started together with the Laboratory for Materials and Fixing Technology (LWF) (University of Paderborn) a new research project to develop a 30 kW jet engine, which has a multi-purpose usage. Unlike conventional — fossil-fuel driven — aggregates, the new development is driven by means of a high-performance and high-efficiency electric motor and is made entirely of lightweight materials.
MULTIROTOR service-drone has announced the upcoming availability of its Recon One multirotor Unmanned Aerial System (UAS). Specifically developed for reliable, autonomous long-duration flights of up to 90 minutes, the Recon One is capable of carrying payloads of 500g and up under special configurations.
Montreal - Bombardier is playing down expectations it will announce a swell of new orders for its new C Series airliner at the Paris air show next month as market skepticism lingers over the company’s existing order book for the plane.
Vancouver - An Air Canada Express flight carrying 48 passengers has landed safely in Vancouver, despite reports of smoke in the cockpit. The incident happened late Monday afternoon when the Bombardier Dash 8-300 was inbound from Victoria.
Wabasca, Alta. - About 5,000 people have been evacuated from the path of a wildfire that has prompted the northern Alberta hamlet of Wabasca to declare a local state of emergency.
Ottawa - Rockwell Collins reaffirms its commitment to Canada this year at CANSEC 2015 by bringing a wide spectrum of its best technologies aimed at offering significant advancements to the Canadian military.
Montreal - CAE has reported revenue of $631.6 million for the fourth quarter of fiscal year 2015, representing a 10% increase from the fourth quarter last year.
Ottawa - Esterline CMC Electronics (CMC) is highlighting its Cockpit 4000 NexGen avionics technology demonstrator as well as its TacView Portable Mission Display in the company’s booth (# 905) at CANSEC 2015.
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