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Nov. 15, 2018
Careers In Aviation

Bristow to acquire Columbia Helicopters

Bristow Group reaches an agreement for US$560 million to add Columbia Helicopters, an integration to be led by Bristol CEO Jonathan Baliff before his retirement.

Airbus to deliver New Zealand’s first HEMS-configured H145s

Due to be delivered in the second half of 2019, two helicopters will become the first HEMS-configured H145s to enter New Zealand to provide air ambulance services.

Boeing, Safran joint venture to start operations

Regulatory approvals allow new joint venture, to be led by Etienne Boisseau, to begin in designing, building and servicing aircraft Auxiliary Power Units.
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Featured News 

Leonardo deal for 22 AW169Ms

Leonardo reaches a deal with Italy’s Guardia di Finanza for 22 AW169M, the military variant of Leonardo’s new generation 4.8-tonne, twin-engine helicopter. The contract, valued at 280 million euro, includes a support and training package that can be extended for an additional 100 million euro. » Read more...

P&WC delivers first PW127Gs for Canadian SAR

Pratt & Whitney Canada starts deliveries of PW127G engines to Airbus Defence and Space in support of Canada's Fixed-Wing SAR Aircraft Replacement Project. The engines will be installed on specially configured Airbus C295 aircraft, which will be designated as the CC-295 in Canada. » Read more...

JSSI reports on Bizav Q3

Jet Support Services Inc. releases its Business Aviation Index for the third quarter of 2018, finding significant growth in the use of helicopters for the sector. » Read more...

Aéro Montréal receives $3M from Feds

A new initiative called StartAero360° is designed to support Québec aerospace technology SMEs in the pre-commercialization phase of their innovative products » Read more...

Mann elected chair of AIAC

Patrick Mann, president of Patlon Aircraft & Industries, is elected as chair of the AIAC, succeeding Cynthia Garneau, president of Bell Helicopter Textron Canada. » Read more...
Aviation This Week 
Aviation this week

CAE European expansion

In this episode of Aviation this week: CAE continues international expansion signing four major European training deals. Then, Niagara Helicopters is the 2018 recipient of the Airbus Innovation in Safety Award and Bombardier receives FAA certification for the Global 7500 business jet. » See More
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CAMEA, Central AME Association Conference

February 27-28, 2019
Location: Canad Inns Destination Centre Polo Park, Winnipeg, MB
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March 4-7, 2019
Location: Atlanta, Georgia World Congress Center
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ARAMC, Atlantic AME Association conference

April 24-26, 2019
Location: Moncton, NB
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