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May 8, 2018  

Bombardier sells six Q400s to new airline launching in Angola

Planes bought on behalf of a consortium that will form Air Connection Expres.

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May 4, 2018  

Bombardier sticking with regional aircraft, won’t guarantee Q400 jobs in Toronto

Will continue to operate from Downsview for up to three years, with two optional one-year extension periods.

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May 4, 2018  

After 55 years, chairman Beaudoin bids adieu to Bombardier

Successfully transformed Bombardier into a significant Canadian global company.

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May 3, 2018  

Bombardier selling Downsview property for $635M to pension manager

Also signed long-term lease of a Toronto Pearson International Airport property for Global business jet assembly.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
April 30, 2018  

Magellan secures multiple Boeing contracts

Manufacturing will be done at two of the company’s US plants.

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April 18, 2018  

WTO panel rules against Canada in preliminary ruling in Brazilian C Series dispute

Embraer claims aviation business hurt by Bombardier receiving more than $3.7 billion in subsidies.

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April 16, 2018  

Air Canada supports aerospace mergers if benefits of competition remain alive

Airbus’s has majority control of the Bombardier C Series program; Boeing is in talks to join forces with Brazil’s Embraer.

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April 16, 2018  

Bell Helicopter aerospace consortium gets $49.5M in federal funding

Will develop next-generation helicopters that can fly with or without crews.

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April 16, 2018  

Bombardier union optimistic about C Series contract renewal under Airbus

Reassured because there’s already a fairly strong union culture in both France and Canada.

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March 12, 2018  

Bombardier sending officials to Nepal to help with plane crash investigation

An air safety senior investigator will act as an adviser and a field service representative will support the airline.

News Aerospace Government Manufacturing General
March 7, 2018  

Airbus wants to make C Series profitable by lowering supplier prices

Will sell the planes first, then focus on volume to successfully reduce costs.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
March 6, 2018  

Plane and train maker Bombardier raising $638.4M in share offering

Shares have surged in recent months, helped by improved results and a win in its trade fight with Boeing.

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February 12, 2018  

General Dynamics to buy internet tech CSRA for almost $7B

Defense contractor says the acquisition will help it provide cost-effective internet technology solutions.

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February 8, 2018  

Mars on Earth: Simulation tests conducted in remote desert of Oman

More than 200 scientists from 25 nations to field-test technology for a manned mission to the Red Planet.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
January 25, 2018  

Pilotless planes on the horizon if public acceptance grows, say experts

Could save the aerospace and airline industry US$35 billion annually, says a recent UBS report.

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October 23, 2017  

IIoT is changing automotive and aerospace manufacturing

How these industries are making the digital transformation.

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June 23, 2017  

New projects boost innovation: aerospace, automotive and entrepreneurs targeted

Incubators, accelerators, and developers collaborate with industry and academia to nurture research and development.

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April 15, 2017  

Cleared for lift off

Bell’s 505 Jet Ranger X secures Mirabel jobs.

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September 25, 2016  

Advancing manufacturing: highlights from PLANT in the 1980s

Technology offers the potential for great leaps in productivity improvement as Canada and the US shake hands on free trade.

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June 13, 2016  

First Airbus H130 lands

Phoenix Heli-Flight takes delivery.

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April 29, 2016  

On-site safety is no accident

Many workplace injuries can be prevented or minimized with the proper safety-approved workwear and PPE.

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March 17, 2016  

Think diversification

Exporting critical to expanding Canadian manufacturing.

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March 16, 2016  

Export eligible?

CanExport helps SMEs navigate global markets.

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December 15, 2015  

Boeing fixes its air condition

Winnipeg facility saves energy with redesigned compressed air system.

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November 10, 2015  

Mapping Canada’s future

A framework for manufacturing success.

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October 31, 2015  

To the stars

Thoth Technology aims to elevate space exploration.

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August 9, 2015  

D-Wave breaks quantum barrier

Milestone enables system to address larger, more complex problems.

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February 18, 2015  

Message to America: Free trade, fair trade

Buy America/American protectionist measures are costing jobs on both sides of the border.

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December 18, 2014  

Pardon the disruption

IBC Advanced Alloys aspires to lead a “materials revolution,” and has the heft of an aerospace powerhouse behind it.

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October 2, 2014  

Bombardier’s quest for excellence

The Montreal aerospace company’s Achieving Excellence System provides a roadmap that integrates world-class best practices.

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August 16, 2014  

Focus on careers rather than degrees

We’re creating a job market for young people that’s overly competitive and not particularly lucrative.

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April 23, 2014  

Asian toe-hold

Pros and cons of the South Korea deal.