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Posted on Jun 10, 2019

United Technologies Corp and Raytheon on Sunday agreed to an all-share merger that will create a new aerospace and defence giant and challenge the industry’s longstanding pecking order. On completion of the deal, UTC shareholders will control 57% of the new group and will control eight of the 15 board seats.

Posted on May 20, 2019

A Canadian-made jet delivered to a U.S.-based airline symbolizes the growing presence of Airbus in North America. The A220-100 aircraft was assembled in Mirabel and handed over to U.S.-based Delta Air Lines.
 

Posted on May 17, 2019

With a passion for innovation, Cleeve Technology specializes in the manufacturing and supply of electrical interconnect for the aerospace and defence industries.

Posted on Apr 17, 2019

Charles Bouchard today announced his decision to retire as Chief Executive, Lockheed Martin Canada effective 30 April 2019.

Posted on Mar 31, 2019

The Brazillian Navy announced that the Águas Azuis Consortium (thyssenkrupp Marine Systems, Embraer Defense & Security, and Atech) has been selected as the preferrred bidder for the construction of four defense ships in Brazil’s Tamandaré Corvettes Class Program (CCT).

Posted on Mar 27, 2019

IBD Deisenroth, a world-renowned supplier of passive protection systems for military vehicles, has been purchased by Rheinmetall Group.

Posted on Mar 26, 2019

A major C4ISR Land Support contract has been awarded to Rheinmetall Canada by the Government of Canada.
 

Posted on Mar 18, 2019

Last Friday, the Honourable Carla Qualtrough, Minister of Public Services and Procurement Canada, announced three contracts totaling $48 million awarded to Winnipeg-based Magellan Aerospace, for LUU-2 illumination flares.

Posted on Mar 6, 2019

A formal strategic partnership between Hexagon and Frequentis is aimed at delivering outstanding control room solutions for a safer world.

Posted on Mar 4, 2019

Halifax based Bluedrop Training & Simulation has been awarded a contract by Seaspan Shipyards to provide advanced training systems for the Offshore Fisheries Science Vessels destined for the Coast Guard.