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Wings, Helicopters magazines partner with AIAC

Oct. 19, 2012, Simcoe, Ont. - WINGS Magazine and HELICOPTERS Magazine and the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) are pleased to announce that WINGS Magazine and HELICOPTERS Magazine have been selected by AIAC as the organization’s exclusive official publication partners.

October 19, 2012  By Carey Fredericks

As part of the agreement all members of AIAC will receive a subscription to WINGS Magazine and HELICOPTERS Magazine as part of their member benefits. WINGS and HELICOPTERS will also be working closely with AIAC executive staff to ensure meaningful media coverage of the Canadian aerospace industry and the issues affecting its members.

“We are very excited to be partnering with the AIAC,” said Alison de Groot, Associate Publisher of WINGS and HELICOPTERS magazines. “AIAC members represent significant contributors to Canada’s economy and employ more than 87,000 Canadians. Our role as a media partner is to ensure this vital industry sector receives appropriate media coverage and the issues facing the aerospace sector are voiced. Our partnership with AIAC will enhance our editorial coverage of this sector and ensure the voice of AIAC and its members continues to be heard loud and clear in Canada.”

Jim Quick, President and CEO of AIAC said, ”Aerospace is a very important contributor to Canada’s economy and job market. At a time of incredible growth and change within the industry, our ability to speak out on important issues that affect our members is critical not only for aerospace companies but for all Canadians. As the voice of the Canadian aerospace industry, AIAC is very pleased to be working with WINGS and HELICOPTERS to ensure that the important work and accomplishments of the aerospace sector continues to remain in the public eye.”

In addition to the new partnership, WINGS and HELICOPTERS magazines have also been selected by AIAC to produce the official Show Guide for Canada’s largest aerospace event, the 2012 Canadian Aerospace Summit, which will take place on December 5 and 6 in Ottawa.


WINGS and HELICOPTERS magazines are also the official publication partners of the Canadian Business Aviation Association (CBAA); the Helicopter Association of Canada (HAC); the Manitoba Aviation Council (MAC); Aviation Alberta; and the Atlantic, Ontario, Central and Western AME Associations.


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