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March 12, 2019

Transport authorities ground Boeing 737 MAX

United Kingdom Civil Aviation Authority becomes latest governing body to ground Boeing 737 MAX aircraft, joining Australia, China, Singapore and others, as FAA issues Airworthiness Notification.

WestJet signs on as premier sponsor of Careers in Aviation

The 2019 Careers in Aviation Expo program is set to take place in WestJet facilities, including May 25, 2019, in Calgary and September 21, 2019, in Mississauga.

Chorus Aviation executive realignment

In addition to announcing the retirement of Rick Flynn, Chorus shifts a range of executives into new roles to help generate future growth.

Milestone splashdown for SpaceX Crew Dragon

NASA, SpaceX on Friday complete a successful Dragon capsule test launch with help from Canadian Space Agency astronaut David Saint-Jacques and Canadarm2.
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ALSIM Celebrates 25 Years

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Ethiopian Airlines

Eighteen Canadians die in Ethiopian Airlines 302 crash

Ethiopian Airlines flight ET302 crashed shortly after departing Addis Ababa airport on Sunday, March 10, killing everyone on board, including 149 passengers and eight crew members – 157 total. Preliminary reports indicate the Boeing 737 MAX 8 suffered a catastrophic result less than seven minutes into its flight. » Learn More
Dog Therapy at a Canadian Airport

Three Canadian airports among world’s best

Airports Council International releases its list of top global airports by size and region, which includes Toronto Pearson, Fort McMurray, and Ottawa International. The annual Airport Service Quality Awards survey program measures passenger satisfaction across 34 performance indicators. » Learn More
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King Air Summit

The King Air Summit

This One-Day event is packed with education and training content for all things King Air – don’t miss out – space is limited.

TITLE SPONSOR BABCOCK CANADA brings you - The King Air Summit which is Canada's National event for King Air operators and the companies that support this remarkable aircraft. This one-day event focuses on education and information regarding the best practices and upgrades for the Beechcraft King Air. Updates on support, innovation, and operation will be provided through a variety of seminars throughout the day. This tradeshow event is supported by a vast network of suppliers and supporters of the King Air. >> Learn more

MHD-ROCKLAND selects WinAir

New Flight Operations Division at Keystone Heights Airport will leverage WinAir Version 7 for aircraft maintenance management of P-3 Orion and L-285D. » Read more...

Turkish Cargo returns circus lions to natural habitat

Turkish Cargo partners with LAEO to transport four lions, which had been used as circus animals in Kiev, from the Ukraine to a game reserve in South Africa. » Read more...

Boeing acquires ForeFlight

After working with the company for two years, Boeing completes the acquisition of ForeFlight, a provider of mobile and Web-based aviation applications. » Read more...
Aviation This Week 
Aviation This Week

Hope Air plans for The Northwest Expedition 2019

In this episode of Aviation This Week: Hope Air announces plans for its 2019 Give Hope Wings fundraiser, called The Northwest Expedition, to raise money for 1,000 flights. Leonardo unveils its enhanced AWHERO at its new facility in Pisa, Italy. Boeing and Safran are calling their APU joint venture Initium Aerospace. » See more

2019 WAMEA Airworthiness Symposium & Tradeshow

March 21-22, 2019
Location: Best Western Premier, Calgary, AB
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King Air Summit 2019

April 25, 2019
Location: Fast Air, Winnipeg, MB
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22nd World Aviation Training Summit, WATS 2019

April 30-May 2, 2019
Location: Orlando, FL
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Careers in Aviation Expo, Calgary

May 25, 2019
Location: WestJet, Calgary, AB
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May 29-30, 2019
Location: EY Centre, Ottawa, ON
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Careers in Aviation Expo, Toronto

September 21, 2019
Location: WestJet, Mississauga, ON
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