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News Aerospace Electronics General
July 30, 2019  

US issuing hacking alert for small planes

Aviation cybersecurity has been an issue of growing concern around the world.

News Aerospace General
July 30, 2019  

Legal challenge to passenger rights bill should be dismissed: Attorney general

Government will fight air carriers’ attempt to overturn rules that beef up compensation for travellers.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General Production
July 25, 2019  

Boeing CEO raises possibility of pausing Max production

Underscores the uncertainty swirling the company and its bestselling plane, grounded since March after two deadly crashes.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
July 24, 2019  

Canada launches multi-billion dollar bidding process for 88 new fighter jets

Lockheed Martin’s F-35 is still in the running along with aircraft from Saab, Airbus and Boeing.

News Aerospace General
July 17, 2019  

Trio of deadly crashes not a sign DHC 2 Beaver is unsafe: aviation experts

Transportation Safety Board officials are investigating at least three crashes involving DHC-2 Beavers since July 11.

News Aerospace General
July 16, 2019  

Garneau ‘disappointed’ in airlines’ move against new passenger bill of rights

Air Canada and Porter Airlines Inc., along with 17 other applicants, state in a court filing that mandatory compensation under the passenger bill of rights violates international standards and should be rendered invalid.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
July 11, 2019  

After Trump request, Lockheed keeps helicopter plant open

Aerospace company told the Coatesville facility’s 465 employees the plant would close by the end of the year.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
July 9, 2019  

Saudi carrier cancels troubled Boeing 737 order for Airbus

Company said in April it has booked about $1 billion in charges related to fixing the plane.

News Aerospace General
July 2, 2019  

American Airlines, workers head to trial on alleged slowdown

Out-of-service planes have disrupted travel for more than 175,000 passengers through June 14.

News Aerospace Government General
June 27, 2019  

Lawsuit argues new air travel rules violate passengers’ charter rights

Rules allow tarmac delays of nearly four hours.

News Aerospace General
June 26, 2019  

New problem discovered in Boeing’s troubled 737 Max jet

The latest flaw in the plane’s computer system was discovered by FAA pilots.

News Aerospace General
June 25, 2019  

Garneau approves sale of WestJet to Onex at price reduced by 737 Max issues

WestJet will become a privately held company.

News Aerospace General
June 25, 2019  

Astronaut David Saint Jacques returns to Earth, sets Canadian space record

Native of Saint-Lambert, Que., was in space for 204 days.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Transportation General
June 25, 2019  

Bombardier sells regional jet business to Mitsubishi

Moving forward, Bombardier will focus on business jets and rail.

News Aerospace Automotive Chemicals Construction Electronics Energy Food & Beverage Forestry Government Manufacturing Metals Minerals Oil & Gas Pulp & Paper Transportation General
June 20, 2019  

Alberta government looking to speed up job accreditation for foreign workers

Manitoba, Ontario and Nova Scotia already have similar laws.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
June 20, 2019  

Boeing eyes more 737 Max sales after post crash drought

Says it’s in negotiations with several customers interested in buying the jet.

News Aerospace General
June 18, 2019  

Lockheed Martin announces US$142M expansion of Arkansas plant

The facility currently employs about 700 workers.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
June 17, 2019  

Aerospace industry at risk of further decline: Charest

Report comes as global aircraft production edges toward a duopoly dominated by Boeing and Airbus.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
June 17, 2019  

Boeing made mistake in handling Max 737 warning system problem: CEO

He says restoring trust in the Max is Boeing’s No. 1 priority, ahead of an upgraded 777 and work on its NMA long-range jet.

News Aerospace Food & Beverage Transportation General
June 12, 2019  

Uber tests drone food delivery, launches new autonomous SUV

Says the service should decrease food delivery times.

News Aerospace General
June 11, 2019  

Raytheon and United Technologies to create a defence giant

Will count among its portfolio of weaponry the F-35 fighter jet engines, Patriot and Tomahawk missile systems, space suits and intelligence technology.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
June 6, 2019  

Bombardier, Mitsubishi in talks over possible CRJ regional jet deal

Would be the last remaining sale within the Montreal aerospace company’s commercial aircraft segment.

News Aerospace General
June 4, 2019  

De Havilland brand preps for takeoff after Bombardier’s Dash 8 sale to Longview

Q400 will continue to be manufactured at its Downsview facility in Toronto under Longview’s management.

News Aerospace Government General
May 29, 2019  

Rival fighter jet makers warn procurement rule change for F-35 will hurt Canada

Feds revealed that they plan to ease industrial requirements for aerospace companies in the $19-billion competition to replace Canada’s aging CF-18s.

News Aerospace General
May 23, 2019  

United CEO vows to be aboard 737 Max when its cleared to fly

Boeing says it has finished with its updates to the flight-control software implicated in the crashes.

News Aerospace General
May 21, 2019  

CAE shares surge to all time high after posting strong cap to a great year

The order backlog reached a record $9.5 billion and the company had 78 full-flight simulators for the year.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
May 21, 2019  

Heroux-Devtek firms up landing gear deal for Boeing F/A-18 program

Agreement is extended to include manufacturing of the nose and main landing gears for Advanced F-15 program.

News Aerospace General
May 15, 2019  

FAA chief defends handling of Boeing Max safety approval

Boeing is updating an automated flight-control system that has been implicated in the two crashes involving the 737 Max.

News Aerospace General
May 9, 2019  

Saab plans jet facility in Indiana

Saab serves as a top supplier to Boeing on a US$9.2 billion contract awarded by the U.S. Air Force last year to build at least 351 T-X training jets.

News Aerospace Government General
May 6, 2019  

U.S. threatens to pull F-35 from jet competition over industrial requirements

Libs asking CF-18 replacement bidders to re-invest some of the purchase contract in Canadian industry.

News Aerospace General
May 6, 2019  

Boeing didn’t tell airlines that safety alert wasn’t on

Feature designed to warn pilots when a key sensor might be providing incorrect information.

News Aerospace Manufacturing General
May 2, 2019  

Bombardier selling aerostructures operations in Belfast, Morocco [UPDATED]

New aviation division will include business aircraft business as well as its CRJ regional jets.