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May 28, 2019
FBO Survey

Boeing to rename Embraer commercial division

Boeing intends to rename Embraer SA’s passenger jet division as Boeing Brasil Commercial once the joint venture is finalized.

Northern Lights 2019 Elsie award winners

The Northern Lights Aero Foundation announced the 2019 winners of its 11th annual Elsie MacGill Awards program honouring women in Canadian aviation.

Air New Zealand selects Dreamliner for growth

Airline plans to add the largest 787 Dreamliner model to its fleet with a commitment to buy eight 787-10 airplanes valued at US$2.7 billion at list prices.
Sponsored Spotlight 

Aviation Day-on-the-Hill

On May 7, ATAC and five other national aviation associations (CAC, CBAA, COPA, HAC and NACC) co-hosted a Day-on-the-Hill Reception in the Wellington Parliament Building. Over 165 guests participated, including 36 MPs and 24 staffers. This gave the host associations a unique opportunity to inform MPs of key aviation issues. Dominant on the agenda is the HR shortage which is curbing our industry’s growth. The evening was a great success and we will hold the event again in early May 2020, just a few months after the formation of a new government and a new cohort of MPs. >> Learn more
Featured News 
Careers in Aviation

Scenes from Careers in Aviation Calgary

Wings and Helicopters magazines hosted the first leg of the annual Careers in Aviation Expo in Calgary on May 25 in premier sponsor WestJet’s new 787 Dreamliner hangar. More than 120 attendees spoke with 30 exhibitors and gained insight from seven leaders, including WestJet COO Jeff Martin. » Learn More

CAHF adds five new members

The Canadian Aviation Hall of Fame (CAHF) on May 16 introduced its five newest inductees during the 46th Annual Induction Ceremony gala at Bombardier’s Laurent Beaudoin Completion Centre in Montreal. This year’s aviation additions included Barry Lapointe, founder and CEO of KF Aerospace. » Learn More

DHL Express launches urban drone delivery in China

Global delivery service provider DHL Express has entered into a strategic partnership with EHang of China to jointly launch a drone delivery solution. » Read more...

National Airlines streamlines with WinAir Version 7

National Airlines implements WinAir Version 7, which has been upgraded with seven new dashboard gadgets for the aviation management system. » Read more...

Heli-One awarded German upgrade contract

Heli-One of Richmond, BC, is awarded a helicopter upgrade contract to modify Germany’s incoming Airbus H215 fleet and existing AS332 aircraft. » Read more...
Aviation This Week 
Aviation This Week

DHL Express partners with EHang to launch drone delivery in China

In this episode of Aviation This Week: Air Canada moves to acquire Transat A. T. Inc. to compete with the world’s leading leisure travel providers. Then DHL Express partners with EHang to launch a drone delivery service in China; and Gulfstream closes in on FAA Type Certification for the all-new G600 aircraft, which has already flown 11 city-pair speed records. » See more
FBO Survey


May 29-30, 2019
Location: EY Centre, Ottawa, ON
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2019 OAC Golf Tournament

June 4, 2019
Location: Greystone Golf Club, Milton, ON
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2019 CBAA Convention & Exhibition

July 9-11, 2019
Location: Sunwest Aviation, Calgary, AB
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Careers in Aviation Expo, Toronto

September 21, 2019
Location: WestJet, Mississauga, ON
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