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Business aviation activity on the upswing in first half of the year

Business aircraft activity rose nearly 4% in the first half of 2017 while flight hours increased 6%, according to a new TraqPak report from Argus International.

Security wait times at airports increase as CATSA budgets cut

Wait times for passengers at airport security checkpoints have grown so long that at least two major airports are paying Ottawa millions of dollars for extra officers to help reduce the lineups.

FlightSafety promotes Gris to assistant manager, Toronto Learning Center

FlightSafety International has announced that Mark Gris has been promoted to assistant manager of the company’s Learning Center in Toronto, Ont.
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CBAA recognizes outstanding BizAv leaders

The Canadian Business Aviation Association handed out several key awards at its 2017 CBAA Convention & Exhibition Aug. 9-11 in Abbotsford, B.C. » Learn More
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ADSE soars to new heights in 2017

The 2017 Aerospace, Defence and Security Expo (ADSE) at TRADEX in Abbotsford, B.C. hit a new high in 2017 with record attendance, a line-up of high-profile industry, military and government speakers, a sold-out trade show, and an announcement regarding federal funding for ADSE and support for Western Canadian presence at aerospace events in 2017 and 2018. » Learn More
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Thanks to Sponsors

CBAA sincerely thanks the sponsors of CBAA 2017 and of the Annual Charity Golf Tournament for Hope Air.

We urge you to think of them first when you are considering your suppliers and partners. >> Click here for a list of our CBAA 2017 sponsors.

Skyservice Toronto to become Falcon Authorized Service Center

Dassault Falcon Jet has selected Skyservice Toronto as a new Authorized Service Center (ASC), allowing the facility to perform line maintenance, AOG support and other services on Falcon 900EX EASy and 2000EX EASy model families. The agreement will come into effect before the end of 2017. » Read more...

CAE sells equity stake in ZFTC joint venture

CAE and China Southern Airlines have concluded a sale and purchase agreement which involves China Southern Airlines acquiring CAE’s 49% equity stake in the jointly-held Zhuhai Flight Training Centre (ZFTC) for US$96 million, excluding post closing adjustments. » Read more...

Bombardier pursuing new range of orders with C Series

Bombardier Inc. is pitching its C Series jetliner for trans-Atlantic operations as the Canadian OEM pursues a new wave of orders, buoyed by the start of flights from London City airport. » Read more...
Aviation This Week 
Aviation This Week

AVIATION TV: Super Hornet timeline getting tight

In today’s episode of Aviation This Week, he clock is ticking on the Canadian government’s proposed Super Hornet plan; Winnipeg’s aerospace industry is getting a government boost; and security wait times at airports are increasing due to CATSA budget cuts. » See more

2017 Safety & Quality Summit

September 27-29, 2017
Location: Dallas, Tx.
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NBAA 2017

October 10-12, 2017
Location: Las Vegas, Nv.
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Aerial Fire Fighting Europe

October 17-18, 2017
Location: Nimes, France
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2017 Canadian Aerospace Summit

November 7-8, 2017
Location: Shaw Centre, Ottawa
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