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Associations call for Federal action

Fourteen Canadian aviation associations sent a joint letter to Justin Trudeau outlining 10 industry-wide actions that can help the sector return to a state of economic health.

Avianca files for Chapter 11, plans to restructure

Avianca Holdings, which serves more than 50 per cent of its domestic market in Colombia, files for Chapter 11 and plans to restructure.

Aviation Solutions receives TC-approval for online flight instructor renewal

Guelph training firm receives what it describes as the first and only approval from Transport Canada to offer the FIRC program completely online.

AeroCourse publishes new Canadian Instrument Rating Workbook

AeroCourse launches an updated 10th edition of its Canadian Instrument Rating Workbook, which has been a key industry learning resource for more than 20 years.

Nolinor acquires three Boeing 737-400s

Nolinor Aviation of Mirabel, Quebec, acquires three Boeing 737-400 for its fleet, which already holds the most Boeing 737-200s in the world.
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Kreos Regina

Kreos Aviation Regina is open for business.

During this challenging period our team is continuing to provide the friendly and familiar services you have come to expect. Regardless of a quick turn or an extended stay we are here to help. With over 55,000 square feet of hangar and FBO facilities, dedicated customer service teams, and high quality aircraft services we commit to making your stay in the queen city safe and enjoyable. See you soon!

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Featured News 

Leonardo’s M-345 jet trainer certified, ready for global market

Leonardo receives Initial Certification for its new M-345 training aircraft from DAAA, the Italian Ministry of Defence’s Certification Authority. Leonardo states the M-345 is capable of providing jet trainer aircraft-like performance and efficiency at costs normally associated with a turboprop. » Learn More

G600 earns EASA type certification

Gulfstream Aerospace earns type certificate approval from the European Union Aviation Safety Agency (EASA) for its G600 airplane. At a cruise speed of Mach 0.90, the G600 is rated for a range of 5,500 nautical miles, which Gulfstream notes as a capability to travel non-stop from London to Los Angeles. » Learn More
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Central Aircraft Maintenance

Central Aircraft Maintenance – Now servicing Robinson Helicopters.

Central Aircraft Maintenance (CAM) is a leader in aircraft maintenance, specializing in maintenance tracking, maintenance management, aircraft rebuilds, structure repairs and upholstery. CAM is the only authorized Robinson Helicopter Service Center in Saskatchewan. This is just one more step closer to the one-stop aircraft maintenance organization.

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CAF members killed in Cyclone crash honoured at 8 Wing

A repatriation ceremony is held at 8 Wing/CFB Trenton in Ontario to honour the six Canadian Armed Forces members killed in the CH-148 Cyclone crash. » Read more...

Héroux-Devtek closes plant, eliminates 225 workers

Héroux-Devtek introduces restructuring measures that include a 10 per cent reduction of its total workforce, or approximately 225 employees. » Read more...

MHI and Bombardier agree on CRJ closing date

Bombardier and Mitsubishi Heavy Industries agree on a June 1 closing date surrounding the latter’s acquisition of the Canadair Regional Jet program. » Read more...

NAV CANADA temporarily suspends overnight ATS at 18 facilities

As part of its response to the COVID-19 crisis, NAV CANADA is suspending air navigation services overnight at 18 air traffic service facilities for the next 120 days. » Read more...
Aviation This Week

Blue Origin, Dynetics and SpaceX to build human landers in $967M contract

In this episode of Aviation This Week: NASA chooses three companies to design and develop human landers for Artemis moon missions. Then Mitsubishi Heavy Industries and Bombardier agree on closing date around the CRJ program acquisition; and VoltAero unveils the production version of its Cassio hybrid-electric aircraft. » See more
AFF Event

3rd Annual King Air Summit

September 17, 2020
Location: Fast Air Ltd., Winnipeg, MB
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2020 Careers in Aviation Expo, East

September 26, 2020
Location: St. Thomas Municipal Airport, St. Thomas, ON
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2020 Careers in Aviation Expo, Central

October 3, 2020
Location: Southport Aerospace Centre, Southport, MB
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Aerial Firefighting Conference, presented by WINGS and HELICOPTERS

October 20, 2020
Location: Abbotsford International Airport, Airside Event Spaces, Abbotsford, BC
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