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August 2, 2017  

Feds invest $10M to build “smart factory” at Manitoba aerospace training facility

Project is worth more than $15 million, including investments from local partners.

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July 25, 2017  

Canadian airlines aiming to become a biofuel superpower

Companies including Air Canada seek to procure biofuels from local sources instead of transporting it far to meet demand.

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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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June 12, 2017  

US trade commission to continue investigating Boeing case against Bombardier

Boeing alleges that subsidies given to Bombardier have allowed it to dump its CSeries planes at well below cost.

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June 5, 2017  

US factory orders slipped in April, investment weak

Demand for heavy machinery, iron and steel, and commercial airplanes declines.

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May 24, 2017  

Bombardier and aerospace supplier Triumph settle legal dispute

Triump’s lawsuit alleged Bombardier failed to pay for expenses related to changes in wing designs for its Global 7000 business jet.

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May 11, 2017  

Boeing halts testing of new 737 Max plane over engine issue

Issue is related to turbine engine discs produced by a supplier to engine maker CFM International.

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May 1, 2017  

Legal battle with Boeing could hurt Bombardier’s CSeries sales

Efforts to sell plane into US market could be hampered by preliminary duties from an anti-dumping petition filed by Boeing

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April 15, 2017  

Cleared for lift off

Bell’s 505 Jet Ranger X secures Mirabel jobs.

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March 31, 2017  

Trudeau, Couillard defend Bombardier after execs get big raises

Compensation for the company’s top five executives and board chairman grew by nearly 50% in 2016 despite its financial troubles.

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February 23, 2017  

SpaceX aborts space station approach, delays shipment delivery

Dragon supply ship was less than a mile from the orbiting outpost when a problem cropped up in the GPS system.

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February 16, 2017  

Bombardier revenue falls by US$1.8B, but loss reduced by 82%

Losses related to troubled CSeries jets, public dispute over Toronto rail line and a WTO complaint over federal financial assistance.

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February 14, 2017  

Magellan Aerospace to build new facility in India

First phase will be commissioned towards the end of this year, and employ up to 120 engineers, machinists and other workers.

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February 8, 2017  

Federal government loans Bombardier $372.5M

Money will be handed out over four years to support the Global 7000 and CSeries aircraft projects.

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December 21, 2016  

Spirit AeroSystems files $20M construction permit in Kansas

Facility produces composite forward fuselages for customers including Boeing.

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December 20, 2016  

Bombardier says Brazil trade complaint against Canada is without merit

Challenge alleges the aerospace giant received financial help that affected market conditions.

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December 5, 2016  

Lufthansa, GE invest in Polish aircraft engine plant

Facility will be operational in 2018.

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November 28, 2016  

Latvian carrier accepts first Bombardier CSeries CS300

Delivery comes five months after the smaller CS100 began flying with Swiss International Air Lines.

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November 21, 2016  

Ontario, feds invest $44M in new Toronto aerospace campus

Will be home to three aerospace and aviation-related programs.

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October 25, 2016  

Raytheon to build Mississippi plant if it gets Air Force jet contract

Competing for deal against three other international partnerships.

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October 12, 2016  

Liberals ready to invest in Bombardier, innovation minister says

Navdeep Bains wants company to keep head office, jobs connected to R&D activities in Canada.

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September 29, 2016  

Connecticut lawmakers approve deal to keep Sikorsky Aircraft

$220 million agreement still needs approval from union workers.

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September 26, 2016  

CSeries environmental performance confirmed by outside agency

Bombardier says the planes will emit 120,000 tonnes less CO2 over their lifetime than other jets of similar size.

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September 6, 2016  

Bombardier lowers delivery forecast for CSeries

Company expects to delivery just seven CSeries aircraft this year; blames engine supply issues.

News Aerospace Manufacturing Business Operations General Operations Production
August 29, 2016  

Bombardier hands out pink slips, as part of effort to cut 7,000 workers

Up to 2,000 of the cuts, mainly in Canada and Europe, will be contractors.

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July 27, 2016  

Liberals pay $33M to stay in F35 program, despite promise not to buy it

Potential industrial benefits are a big part of the reason why Canada continues to pay into the program, government says.

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July 13, 2016  

Avcorp partners with UBC on innovation

Learning Factory will integrate industrial production with learning and research on advanced composites.

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July 12, 2016  

AP&C expands Montreal additive manufacturing operations

$31 million automated facility will increase capacity and create 106 new jobs over the next three years.

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July 12, 2016  

CSeries doesn’t need immediate federal funding: Quebec premier

Couillard says the program is on track with a pipeline of 370 firm orders.

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July 11, 2016  

Bombardier CS300 gets Transport Canada OK

First CS300 will be delivered to Latvia’s airBaltic in Q4.

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June 29, 2016  

Swiss International becomes first airline to accept Bombardier CSeries

Passenger jet will begin service July 15.

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June 13, 2016  

Aerospace firm successfully tests solar powered aircraft

Luminati Aerospace wants to build a fleet of drones to provide aerial internet service for up to 4 billion people worldwide.