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Farnborough International Airshow (FIA) recap

As it launched into the blue, cloud-streaked sky over Farnborough International Airport in mid-July, the aircraft formerly known as Bombardier’s C Series CS300 seemed to blend in as much as it stood out. It was just days removed from a major rebrand, after Airbus’ controlling stake in the C Series took effect on July 1, [...]

By | August 14th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Corporate Partner News from CAE

CAE poised to revolutionize pilot, aircrew and healthcare professional training by investing C$1 billion over five years in innovation - Ambitious new project to help position CAE, Québec and Canada as leaders in digital technology. CAE today announced that it will be investing C$1 billion over the next five years in innovation to stay at the [...]

By | August 9th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Publications of Interest

The Canadian Space Agency today released information about two publications that are sure to interest CASI members and friends. The 2016 edition of the State of the Canadian Space Sector report, now in its 20th edition, is the primary reference on the Canadian space sector. It contributes to our understanding of the sector by providing [...]

By | July 31st, 2018|News|0 Comments

In-depth article: The Time For On-Orbit Satellite Servicing is Here

Satellite servicing is finally becoming a reality thanks to favourable economics for service providers, which is mainly due to the future possibilities that this kind of work opens up. Read the full article from SatelliteToday.com

By | July 31st, 2018|News|0 Comments

ATG’s “Top Gun” Aero Skills Tournament coming to Toronto

Clear your calendar for August 11th so you can attend or participate in the Aero Skills Tournament being held by the Aircraft Technologies Group (ATG) at the Ontario Science Centre! Attendance is free and there are prizes to be had for winning participants. For full details on this fun event, click here

By | July 26th, 2018|Events, News|0 Comments

CASI Announces Election of 2018-2020 Executive

(L to R) Harry Kowal, Geoff Languedoc, Jacques Giroux Mr. Geoffrey Languedoc, Executive Director of the Canadian Aeronautics and Space Institute, is pleased to announce the results of the election of senior executives of the Institute for the 2018-2020 term. Dr. Jacques Giroux has been elected President.  Jacques Giroux is Business Development Manager [...]

By | July 16th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Airbus rebrands C Series as A220 family

Witnessed by Airbus employees and members of the global news media, the A220-300 landed directly from the painting at 12:25 a.m. CEST wearing its new Airbus name and colours. The A220 family comprises two models, the A220-100 and A220-300, formerly Bombardier Inc.’s C Series (CS100 and CS300). The aircraft are fully optimized for the 100- [...]

By | July 10th, 2018|News|0 Comments

The Government Wants Your Input for Budget 2019

The federal government’s Standing Committee on Finance (FINA) has sent out notice that is now accepting submissions as part of its annual Pre-Budget Consultation for Budget 2019. The annual Pre-Budget Consultation is a great opportunity for industry groups, organizations and individuals to have their voice heard on next years budget. Written submissions become part of [...]

By | July 5th, 2018|News|0 Comments

MHICA is hiring!

Please logon to the MEMBERS ONLY section to view the various MHICA job postings. Corporate Background: MHI Canada Aerospace, Inc. (MHICA), a group company of Mitsubishi Heavy Industries, is a Tier 1 manufacturer of major aircraft structures and assemblies, based in Mississauga, Ontario. Over the past decade, MHICA has built more than aircraft components, it [...]

By | June 26th, 2018|News|0 Comments

Ottawa Branch Meeting

Aircraft Piston Engines – A Retrospective The CASI Ottawa Branch held a well-attended dinner meeting on June 21 in the new Riverview Building on the campus of Carleton University. This proved to be an excellent location, the food was great and the program that followed the meal was informative and inspiring. Carleton Professor Emeritus and [...]

By | June 15th, 2018|Branch Meetings, Ottawa Branch|0 Comments