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Boeing still hoping for fighter deal with the feds

A senior Boeing official says the U.S. aerospace giant’s trade dispute with Montreal-based rival Bombardier is a “company-to-company issue” and that it still hopes to sell Super Hornet jets to Canada.

Flying Colours names Dabkowski director of quality assurance

Richard Dabkowski has been appointed director of quality assurance for the North American maintenance, refurbishment and completions business Flying Colours Corp.

FlightSafety announces new engine program for agricultural operators

FlightSafety International has announced a new Pratt & Whitney Canada PT6A Series Pilot Familiarization Course designed specifically for Agricultural Aircraft operators.
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P&WC’s PT6A-140G powering the Air Tractor AT-502XP

Marking a successful entry into service (EIS), roughly 25 PT6A-140AG-powered AT-502XP aircraft have been delivered to customers around the world since its certification. » Learn More
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Chartright welcomes AVIDRONE Aerospace to Hangar 53 at YKF

Chartright has welcomed AVIDRONE Aerospace Inc., a Canadian drone technology company, as its newest tenant at Hangar 53 at the Region of Waterloo International Airport (CYKF). » Learn More
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Meet Jim Facette, CBAA’s new president & CEO

Jim Facette assumed the role of president and CEO of the CBAA on December 1st. Believing that members are our greatest resource, he plans to start his mandate by listening: Attending a number of December chapter meetings and meeting as many members as possible. He also encourages members to email him directly at any time, at For more information on Jim, click here.

Boeing, Aerolíneas Argentinas celebrate delivery of Airline’s first 737 MAX

Boeing and Aerolíneas Argentinas celebrated the delivery and commercial debut of the first 737 MAX airplane for the airline and for Latin America. » Read more...

Mitchinson Flight Centre joins Air Georgian’s SOAR program

Air Georgian’s SOAR program for aviation career awareness, recruitment and retention continues to grow with the addition of Mitchinson Flight Centre to their flight school program. » Read more...

Global October passenger demand bounces back: IATA

The International Air Transport Association (IATA) has announced global passenger traffic results for October showing that demand (measured in revenue passenger kilometres, or RPKs) rose 7.2% compared to the same month last year. » Read more...
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Air Canada introduces new digs for premium international business travellers

In today’s episode of Aviation This Week, Air Canada introduces new digs for premium international business travellers; Canadian North announces a new maintenance facility at Edmonton International Airport; and Jim Facette starts his new role as the president/CEO of the Canadian Business Aviation Association. » See more

2018 NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference

February 6-9, 2018
Location: Long Beach, Calif.
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Aerial Firefighting North America 2018

March 19-23, 2018
Location: Sacramento, Calif.
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MRO Americas 2018

April 10-12, 2018
Location: Orlando, Fla.
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