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February 16, 2016
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Handheld lasers should be prohibited weapons: ACPA's Smith

The head of the Air Canada Pilot's Association (ACPA) is calling for the federal government to classify handheld lasers as prohibited weapons. >> Read full article

Information about "risky" passengers should be shared: Air Canada

Air Canada has called for new legislation that allows for the sharing of information about potentially "risky" passengers. Current legislation does not allow carriers to exchange information about passengers. >> Read full article

Bombardier, SWISS making progress on C Series entry-into-service activities

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today that the C Series aircraft program is making excellent progress as the CS100 aircraft readies for delivery and entry-into-service (EIS) with launch operator Swiss International Air Lines (SWISS) in Q2 2016. >> Read full article

 
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CBAA 2016 Breaking Records

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Aviation this week

In the latest episode of Aviation This Week, Niche TV host Tamar Atik reports on Porter Airlines denying reports it’s looking for a buyer; the ICAO getting one step closer to new aircraft emission standards; and BBA Aviation closing a $2 billion acquisition. >> Learn More…

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Brisk demand for 70- to 130-seat segment in Asia Pacific market: Embraer

Embraer Commercial Aviation has released its new market forecast for the 70- to 13-seat market segment in the Asia Pacific region – and the results are compelling. >> Read full article

ICAO environment committee wraps up landmark 10th meeting

The ICAO Committee on Aviation Environmental Protection (CAEP) has wrapped up its 10th meeting, one that saw progress in many critical areas. >> Read full article

Top 20 Under 40 leaders wanted!

Do you have outstanding employees under the age of 40 at your organization who are leading the charge and implementing change for the better? We want to hear about it! Nominate your top young guns today for a Top 20 Under 40 award from Wings Magazine! >> Read full article

 
 Event Calendar 
 

CHC Safety & Quality Summit

April 2-6, 2016
Location: Westin Bayshore Resort Vancouver, B.C. >> More Info

Careers in Aviation Expo

April 9, 2016
Location: Porter Airlines, Toronto Billy Bishop Airport Toronto, Ont. >> More Info

Careers in Aviation Expo

May 14, 2016
Location: WestJet Campus, Calgary, Alta. >> More Info