Ottawa pushes back against Boeing petition

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April 28, 2017

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Bombardier and Delta announced in May 2016 they had executed a firm agreement for the sale and purchase of 75 CS100 aircraft with options for an additional 50 CS100 aircraft. Bombardier Photo

Ottawa pushes back against Boeing petition

Canada’s federal government has responded to allegations from Boeing about Bombardier’s C Series aircraft program.

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 Today's News

Minister Catherine McKenna visits with Air Canada AME Russ Fitzpatrick aboard an Airbus A320 aircraft. CCAA Photo

MP announces Career Focus wage subsidies for aviation, aerospace industry

During her visit to the Ottawa International Airport, Catherine McKenna, Member of Parliament for Ottawa Centre, said that with this funding, at least 15 post-secondary graduates will get their first job in the industry, and an opportunity to develop their skills in aerospace manufacturing and the aviation industry.

With this contract, Embraer has sold a total of 336 E175s to airlines in North America since January 2013, earning more than 80 per cent of all orders in this 76-seat jet segment. Embraer Photo

Embraer and American Airlines sign contract for 4 additional E175s

The contract, in addition to the original order placed by the airline in 2013 for 60 E175s, has a value of US$182 million (approx. CAD$249 million), based on current list prices.


Pilatus reports successful business year 2016

With sales revenue of 821 million Swiss francs, Pilatus reports that performance in financial 2016 was better than expected.

Jambojet is expected to take delivery of the first leased Q400 aircraft in May 2017, and the second aircraft later this year. Bombardier Photo

Jambojet selects Q400 for fleet renewal and expansion

Ilyushin Finance Co., now with two Q400 on firm order, has successfully concluded a leasing agreement with Jambojet Limited of Kenya for both aircraft.


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 Photo Of The Week

Pilot stands on wing of CF-18 Demo Jet

2017 Canadian Forces CF-18 Hornet demo pilot, Capt Matthew Kutryk and the stunning Canada 150 jet. Photo submitted by Mike Luedey
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