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CEO of HAI releases statement about decision to cancel March event in New Orleans.

STARS begins annual lottery drive

Fundraising program remains crucial to air ambulance operation during pandemic.

Philippine Air Force helicopter crash kills all 7 aboard

Early indications of engine trouble while carrying supplies for counterinsurgency forces.

Bell evaluates APT configuration in Quebec

ARA Robotics partners with Bell to test a new configuration of Autonomous Pod Transport.

AeroLED STC for Part 27 rotorcraft

FAA STC covers the installation of the SunSpot 36 and 46 Series LEDs on over 200 models.
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Featured News 
Bell 412

Bell 412 logs over 40 years of flight

More than 1,100 Bell 412s have been delivered across the globe, logging over 6.5 million flight hours, which includes 11 different variants, the latest being the recently unveiled Subaru Bell 412 EPX. » Read more...
Neil J. Armstrong Scholarship

COPA opens Neil J. Armstrong Scholarship for applications

For more than 25 years, the scholarship named after one of Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame helicopter pilots has helped open doors for the next generation of aviators by funding their training programs. » Read more...

WestJet reintroduces 737 Max in Canada

Boeing’s 737 Max returns to Canadian airspace with WestJet flight 115 departing YYC. » Read more...

Saab outlines potential expansion in Canada

Proposed plan to establish a new facility in Vancouver as part of Future Fighter bid. » Read more...

Conair buys 11 Dash 8 Q400s for aerial firefighting

Aircraft to be converted in Abbotsford, BC, facility to fight fires around the world. » Read more...

Bank of Canada keeps key rate at 0.25 per cent, warns of economic decline in 2021

Tiff Macklem outlines a new Monetary Policy Report, economic outlook for the near term. » Read more...

FreeFlight earns STC for Datalink

FAA approves Datalink ADS-B technology for range of airframes like Cessna, Cirrus, Piper. » Read more...

COPA Neil J. Armstrong Scholarship

March 31, 2021, deadline
Location: Online
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Canada’s Aviation Hall of Fame Induction Ceremony

June 03, 2021
Location: Sunwest Aviation, Calgary, AB
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COPA 2021 Convention

June 24 – 27, 2021
Location: Saint-Jean-sur-Richelieu, QC, CYJN
» Learn more