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Austria takes delivery of first AW169M LUH

Austria and Italy to exercise options for 18 additional aircraft.

Wintry woes put Canadian holiday travel on ice

Airports brace for winter storm that could derail holiday air travel across North America.

Falco Xplorer completes first flight campaign

Leonardo's second Falco drone can carry multiple sensors weighing up to 350 kg.

Canada's annual inflation rate fell slightly to 6.8% in November

Despite drop, analysts expect another rate hike from central bank in the New Year.

Defence Department receives approval to spend $7B on 16 F 35s: sources

Department of Defence gets approval to spend $7B on 16 F-35 fighter jets and related gear.


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Did Ottawa get a bad deal on its $7B fighter jets? Here's what experts have to say

Experts warn against drawing conclusions on Canada's initial deal to buy 16 F-35s fighter jets with the need to update the RCAF's physical and digital infrastructure. » 

Bell delivers 412EPX helicopters to Guatemala Air Force

In a joint ceremony to mark the 101st anniversary of the Guatemalan Air Force, Bell Textron delivers two 412EPX aircraft at La Aurora International Airport. » 

Number of job vacancies down in the third quarter

Statistics Canada says number of job vacancies fell in the third quarter after record high. » 

Raytheon, Pratt complete first engine run for Dash 8 hybrid-electric demonstrator

Quebec facility makes initial run of hybrid engine for Dash 8-100 demonstrator, expected to fly in 2024 » 

Porter looks to attract a new customer base with countrywide route expansion

Route and frequency expansions aim to fill gap with high-value economy experience across North America. » 

Albania's army buys 3 Turkish Bayraktar TB2 UAVs

Turkish-made drones are increasingly popular after use by Ukrainian forces. » 

Dead man found in wheel of jet flown from Gambia to England

Unidentified body on a jet operated by TUI Airways found after arrival at London’s Gatwick airport. » 


HAI Heli-Expo 2023

March 6 – 9, 2023
Location: Atlanta, GA

Pathways to Net Zero, OAC's 5th Annual Research & Technology Event

March 27 – 28, 2023
Location: Toronto Airport Marriott Hotel
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Vertical Flight Society Forum 79

May 16 – 18, 2023
Location: West Palm Beach, FL