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Dec. 20, 2018
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Lockheed Martin Canada and L3 MAS join forces for RCAF bid

Canada in December 2018 established a list of Qualified Suppliers with an ability to meet its needs under the Future Aircrew Training Program procurement competition.

The Carlyle Group to acquire StandardAero

The Carlyle Group agrees to acquire MRO giant StandardAero from Veritas Capital, expecting the deal to close by the end of the Q1 2019.

LA Fire adding fifth AW139

The Los Angeles Fire Department is set to introduce a fifth Leonardo AW139 intermediate twin engine helicopter into its fleet.
Featured News 
Transport Canada

RCMP takes delivery of Canada’s first Airbus H145

Airbus has delivered Canada’s first H145 helicopter to the Royal Canadian Mounted Police. The aircraft will be based in Langley, BC, and will operate mainly in the Vancouver Lower Mainland region for missions like surveillance and pursuit, fast roping, hoisting, and Emergency Response Team operations. » Read more...

Bell marks V-280 Valor first year of flight

Bell Helicopter and Team Valor marked the year anniversary of the V-280 Valor’s first flight by focusing on the aircraft’s continuing proof of performance and technical maturity. The V-280 is part of the U.S. Army led Joint Multi-Role Technology Demonstrator (JMR-TD) program. » Read more...

Robinson adds Avidyne IFD to options

Robinson Helicopter added Avidyne’s IFD 400 series touchscreen GPS navigators to its R22, R44 and R66 avionics options. » Read more...

First serial H160 takes to the skies

The first serial H160 to roll off a brand new assembly line in Marignane, France, features a unique livery to celebrate 2018 accomplishments. » Read more...

CHC contract for Norwegian sea drilling

CHC Group gets contract from OMV to provide helicopter services in support of an upcoming drilling program in the Norwegian Sea. » Read more...
Aviation This Week 
Aviation this week

PT6A-140 series cycle-limit increases

In this episode of Aviation this Week: Pratt & Whitney receives Transport Canada approval to increase cycle limits on PT6A-140 series engines. Then Lockheed Martin invests in renewable fuel developed in Edmonton, and Hamilton Watch wraps up a year of celebrating its century in aviation. » See More
MRO Directory

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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