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September 17, 2019

Fanshawe to begin new Commercial Flight and Aviation Leadership program

The Ontario Government approves Fanshawe College’s new Commercial Flight and Aviation Leadership program, which is scheduled to start in fall 2020.

The Northwest Expedition

Anna Rusinowski shares her experiences during the Give Hope Wings, Northwest Expedition, campaign that would travel 17,500 km and land at 35 airports.

Jet revival, critical trends in business aviation

From aircraft inventories to residual values, Rolly Vincent of JETNET iQ describes critical trends in business aviation around the world and in Canada.
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CIA Expo

Careers in Aviation, September 21, WestJet

Presented by WINGS and HELICOPTERS, in partnership with Premier Sponsor WestJet, the 2019 Careers in Aviation Expo program continues this September 21 at WestJet’s hangar in Mississauga. The one-day event provides aspiring aviators and young professionals with real-world insight into a range of aviation careers, with an emphasis on pilots (both fixed- and rotary-wing), Aircraft Maintenance Engineers (AMEs), and operations professionals. Your Expo Pass includes lunch and refreshment breaks, access to five keynote presentations from industry leaders, more than 35 top aviation exhibitors, and new Breakout Sessions for attendees to explore specific career options with an inspiring mentor. >> Learn more
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Mitsubishi spacejet

Mitsubishi and the SpaceJet

With a deal in place for Mitsubishi Heavy Industries to purchase Bombardier’s CRJ program, writer David Carr weighs in on how the acquisition will help the Japanese aircraft maker develop and deliver aircraft. This includes looking at MHI’s renewed plans for its internally developed regional jets. » Learn More
Biggin Hill

Connecting Canada to Biggin Hill

With flying Spitfires and more than 300 Canadian aircraft movements last year, Biggin Hill, Europe’s fastest growing business-aviation airport sitting just minutes outside of downtown London, has a rich connection with Canada, including a second new Bombardier hangar that added over 70 technicians. » Learn More
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Aircraft Basic Science, 8th Edition

Aircraft Basic Science, Eighth Edition, is a valuable resource for students of aviation technology that provides updated information needed to prepare for an FAA airframe and powerplant maintenance certification. This expanded edition includes recent advances in technology, such as the use of composite aircraft materials, with revised examples and figures to more accurately reflect the state of the industry.

For easy reference, chapters are illustrated and present specific aspects of aircraft materials, fabrication processes, maintenance tools, and federal aviation regulations. >> Order now

Matt Hall clinches Red Bull Championship

After four podiums, including three near misses in second place, Australia’s Matt Hall on September 8 clinches the 2019 Red Bull Air Race World Championship in Chiba. » Read more...

JetBlue selects Thales’s AVANT IFE for A220

JetBlue selects Thales’s AVANT inflight entertainment system as part of the onboard experience for its new fleet of 70 A220-300 aircraft – with delivery beginning in 2020. » Read more...

StandardAero acquires Safe Aviation Solutions

StandardAero acquires Safe Aviation Solutions, including Safe Fuel, Accel and B&E ACR, formerly the MRO services subsidiary of the B&E Group. » Read more...
Aviation This Week 
Aviation This Week

Hall clinches Red Bull Championship

In this episode of Aviation This Week: In the final race of the season, Australia’s Matt Hall clinches the Red Bull Air Race World Championship in Chiba, Japan. Then JETNET iQ’s Rolly Vincent provides data about the state of global business aviation; and the first A220 delivery, which was assembled in Quebec, is delivered to EgyptAir. » See more

Careers in Aviation Expo, Toronto

September 21, 2019
Location: WestJet, Mississauga, ON
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11th annual Elsie MacGill Awards Gala, Northern Lights Aero Foundation

September 28, 2019
Location: Sheraton Parkway Toronto North Hotel, Toronto, ON
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24th Annual HAC Convention & Helicopter Safety Forum

November 14-16, 2019
Location: Vancouver, BC
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85th annual ATAC Conference and Tradeshow

November 18-20, 2019
Location: Location: Montreal, QC
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