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March 19, 2019

Embraer begins CEO search

The two-year term of Paulo Cesar de Souza e Silva, who led the creation of EmbraerX and the now-approved merger with Boeing, is set to be complete this April.

Viking upgrade program for Canadair avionics

Viking Air Ltd. of Victoria, BC, launches an Avionics Upgrade Program (AUP) for the Canadair CL-215T and CL-415 fleet of aerial firefighting aircraft.

Lufthansa buys 20 Dreamliners and 20 A350s

Lufthansa Group commits to separate orders to add 20 Airbus and 20 Boeing airliners to its fleet, which now has 674 Airbus aircraft on order.

CSALP to become Airbus Canada Limited Partnership

C Series Aircraft Limited Partnership, which oversees the Airbus A220 program, is changing its official name to Airbus Canada Limited Partnership.
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Challenger 350

Challenger 350 world’s most delivered business jet in 2018

Bombardier’s Challenger 350, based on the recent General Aviation Manufacturers Association’s annual shipment and billings report, was the world’s most delivered business aircraft in 2018. With 60 deliveries last year, the Challenger 350 comprised 58 per cent of all super mid-size deliveries. » Learn More
British Airways business class Club Suite

British Airways to debut Club Suite on A350

As part of its £6.5B customer-facing investment program, British Airways unveils its new business-class seat, Club Suite, and confirmed this upgrade will arrive on the first of its A350 aircraft in July 2019. Club Suite provides direct-aisle access, a suite door for greater privacy and flat-bed seats in a 1-2-1 configuration. » Learn More

Magellan contract for RCAF flares

Magellan Aerospace reaches agreements valued at $48 million to perform the licensed manufacture of LUU-2 illumination flares for the Royal Canadian Air Force. » Read more...

Boeing CEO Muilenburg statement on Ethiopian investigation

Boeing chairman, president and CEO Dennis Muilenburg issued a statement on Sunday, March 17, regarding the report from Ethiopian Transport Minister Dagmawit Moges. » Read more...

Airbus Skyways drone shore-to-ship trials

Airbus begins Skyways parcel drone trials in Singapore, described as a world-first, with payloads up to 4 kg reaching vessels as far as 3 km from the coast. » Read more...

Turkish Airlines official partner of TFC

Major League Soccer team Toronto FC has a new airline partner in Turkish Airlines, which inks its first sponsorship deal with a Canadian major league sports team. » Read more...
Aviation This Week 
Aviation This Week

Milestone splashdown for SpaceX Crew Dragon

In this episode of Aviation This Week: NASA and SpaceX, with some Canadian ingenuity, complete a critical step in the efforts to once again launch humans into space from American soil. Then the first CityAirbus eVTOL demonstrator is unveiled for testing this summer; and three Canadian airports are among world’s best. » 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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