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February 14, 2019  

Bell Helicopter to pay $1.5M in damages to Airbus in patent fight

Court ruling includes $1 million in punitive damages and $500,000 in compensatory damages tied to patent for Moustache landing gear.

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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 15, 2017  

Cleared for lift off

Bell’s 505 Jet Ranger X secures Mirabel jobs.

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February 12, 2016  

Bell Helicopter cutting 200 jobs at Mirabel, Que.

Latest round of layoffs shrinks the plant’s workforce to 1,000.

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April 29, 2015  

Bell Helicopter cutting 300 Quebec jobs

Weaker military and oil sector demand to blame.

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July 17, 2014  

Heroux Devtek renews contract with Bell Helicopter worth $46M

Aerospace manufacturer will produce main rotor hub and tail rotor hub for Bell’s 505 Jet Ranger X, 206B and 206L helicopters.

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July 16, 2014  

Quebec aerospace companies Avior, Techniprodec get local government support

Repayable funding of $1.38 million meant to help improve productivity.

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June 11, 2014  

Airbus challenges Coast Guard helicopter contract

Federal officials expected de facto sole source coast guard chopper deal

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May 16, 2014  

Tories face de facto sole source deal in second coast guard chopper contract

AgustaWestland, Airbus Helicopters Canada and Sikorsky have all signalled they won’t be submitting bids.

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May 13, 2014  

Bell Helicopter awarded contentious $172M coast guard chopper contract

Procurement process could still be thrown into chaos because of ongoing lawsuit, rival company’s lawyer warns.