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First Air, Summit Air extend working agreement

First Air and Summit Air have announced the completion of a definitive agreement to extend and expand their working partnership for an additional four years.

Air Transat trying innovative WheelTug System

Air Transat is planning to test and deploy a new system aircraft taxiing system aimed at shaving costs and reducing greenhouse emissions.

Airlink first South African airline to acquire E-Jets

Airlink, Southern Africa’s largest independent regional airline, is joining the E-Jet operator’s family.

Will Canada follow U.S. trend of no carry-on bag fares?

Some American airlines are analyzing the concept of offering a “bare bones” economy fare in the near future, but will Canadian airlines take up the trend?

Introducing a concept vehicle for ferrying tourists on moon missions

Innovator Charles Bombardier is cooking up a new project that will transport tourists on moon missions.

AAR awarded $12.6 million deal for NATO

AAR has signed a contract to supply specialized storage/shipping containers, shelters, air cargo pallets and accessories to the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Support and Procurement Agency (NSPA).
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A Missed Opportunity by Minister Garneau.

Following the “Calgary Incident” Transport Minister Garneau ordered all Canadian carriers to produce their protocols and measures are in place should another “incident” occur. Surely the intent was to reassure Canadians are well protected again unfit-to-fly pilots. A better response would have been to applaud how the situation was handled by the strong safety culture imbedded in the Canadian air transport industry. That would have sent a strong message to Canadians and demonstrated once again why Canada has one of the very best safety records in the world. >> Learn more
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Gulfstream G280 earns new overwater record

Gulfstream Aerospace Corp. has announced that its Gulfstream G280 aircraft recently set a speed record between Carlsbad, Calif., and Kalaoa, Hawaii, completing the overwater flight in just 4 hours and 47 minutes. » Learn More

Honeywell maintenance plan to protect AirSprint’s Legacy 450 fleet

Honeywell Aerospace’s intuitive maintenance offering will go a long way to keeping AirSprint’s Legacy 450 fleet safe and sound for years to come. » Learn More
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Applications Now Available for CBAA $10K Schedulers & Dispatchers Scholarship

The CBAA is committed to promoting education and training as a means for individuals to increase the professionalism of their positions and to advance career development opportunities within the business aviation community.

To further this objective, CBAA offers the Schedulers and Dispatchers Scholarship to members in conjunction with several sponsors who have donated a total of $10,000CDN to be awarded to one or more Canadian candidates annually. Please click here to download the application form and for more information. >> Learn More

Safran to buy Zodiac Aerospace for $10.5 billion

Two of the aerospace industries largest players are joining forces. » Read more...

Families lobby Malaysian minister to resume search for MH370

Families of those lost on Malaysia Airlines MH370 are not giving up in their search for the truth. » Read more...

Pilot of Lake Erie plane crash certified only 21 days: NTSB

The pilot of a plane that crashed into Lake Erie last month received his certification to fly just 21 days before the fatal crash. » Read more...
Aviation This Week 
Aviation This Week

Search for MH370 ends unsolved

Aviation This Week host Tamar Atik reports on the search for Malaysia Airlines flight 370 being called off after no avail; and plastic waste being re-used as jet fuel by one Australian pilot.

PLUS: Aireon CEO Don Thoma talks about the successful first launch of the space-based ADS-B network.
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2017 NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference

February 7-10, 2017
Location: Fort Worth, Tex.
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HAI Heli-Expo 2017

March 6-9, 2017
Location: Dallas, Tex.
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Aircraft Interiors Expo 2017

April 4-6, 2017
Location: Hamburg, Germany
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