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November 3, 2015
FEATURED NEWS: AVIATION TV: Aeryon secures $60 million in financing
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UAVs – The Value Proposition

It's a bird, it's a plane . . . no, it's a UAV and in the not to distant future, the civil aviation space in Canada will be filled with them. The business applications of these aircraft could mean real value for a number of key industries. So how can you take advantage? Check out this handy Webinar! >> Read full article

Depression going untreated

More than half of all workers who reported symptoms of depression did not perceive a need for treatment, according to a new study from the Centre for Addiction and Mental Health. >> Read full article

MetroJet Flight 9268: What went wrong?

Investigators looking into the weekend crash of a Russian plane in the Egyptian desert are still not sure of how the plane when down, killing all 224 people on board. >> Read full article

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Aviation This Week

AVIATION TV: Aeryon secures $60 million in financing

In the latest episode of Aviation This Week, Niche TV host Tamar Atik brings you the news on Aeryon securing $60 million in financing; the IATA’s plan to improve the passenger experience; and the latest BizJet forecast from aviation analyst Brian Foley.

PLUS: Details on what’s new at the NRC from Wings and Helicopters editor Matt Nicholls.
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Bombardier seeking federal support to give business a boost

After securing funds from the Quebec government to boost its operation, Bombardier Aerospace is seeking to get support from the federal government as well. >> Read full article

Viking Air sells Twin Otter 400 to Skydive Dubai

Skydive Dubai, a commercial skydiving operation in Dubai, UAE, has purchased a Twin Otter Series 400 aircraft from Victoria's Viking Air Ltd. >> Read full article

More funding available for girls interested in aviation: iWOAW

The Institute for Women in Aviation Worldwide (iWOAW) is adding additional cash prizes for First to Solo Challenge winners this year. >> Read full article

 Event Calendar 

ATAC’s National Aviation Conference and Tradeshow

November 2-5, 2015
Location: Montreal, Que. >> More Info

Aircraft Interiors Expo Americas

November 4-5, 2015
Location: Seattle, Wash. >> More Info

Bombardier’s Downsview Facility Bring Your Boss to Work Event

November 5, 2015
Location: Bombardier's Downsview Facility >> More Info

NBAA 2015

November 17-19, 2015
Location: Las Vegas, Nev. >> More Info