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Thousands of tiny satellites are about to go into space and possibly ruin it forever

Halfway through the European Space Agency's new film, we're at the part where — if this were some happy space documentary from yesteryear — Carl Sagan might be giving us a tour of a distant galaxy. But it's 2017, Sagan is dead, and this is a film about space trash. So six minutes in, we're stuck a mere 800 miles above Earth, watching [...]

By | April 21st, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

CASI WEB TALKS w/Grant Cool

Don't miss the revolution!!!!!           The Hybrid Airship Revolution – A Hot Topic for Dr. Cool’ You can watch this exciting, free webinar from the comfort of your home or office, or on the go on Wednesday, May 3, 2017 from 13:00 – 14:00 EDT. Join us for the next CASI [...]

By | April 17th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Member Spotlight – Catherine Mavriplis

CASI turns the spotlight on its members who are making an impact across the country and around the globe. These members exemplify the mission and vision of the Canadian Aeronautics and Space Institute. We gladly highlight our members as part of our mandate to make it the place to foster national pride and international esteem for Canada’s accomplishments [...]

By | April 3rd, 2017|Member Spotlight|0 Comments

CASI announces its 2017 Senior Awards honourees

*** FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE *** March 29, 2017 CANADIAN AERONAUTICS AND SPACE INSTITUTE ANNOUNCES 2017 SENIOR AWARD HONOUREES Dr. Ian Fejtek, President of the Canadian Aeronautics and Space Institute for 2016-17, has announced the recipients of the 2017 CASI Senior Awards. The Awards and the recipients are: The Trans-Canada (McKee) Trophy Mr. Chuck Ellis and [...]

By | March 29th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Member Spotlight – Koji (Victor) Ujimoto

CASI turns the spotlight on its members who are making an impact across the country and around the globe. These members exemplify the mission and vision of the Canadian Aeronautics and Space Institute. We gladly highlight our members as part of our mandate to make it the place to foster national pride and international esteem for Canada’s accomplishments [...]

By | March 13th, 2017|Member Spotlight|0 Comments

The Charles Luttman Scholarship 2016 Winner

Apply for the Charles Luttman Scholarship for 2017 - Deadline is March 31!   Lauren Reid, our 2016 winner, is a 3rd year Aerospace Engineering student in the Engineering Science program at the University of Toronto. She is inspired by Elon Musk and his business ventures, including SpaceX, and hopes to similarly have an entrepreneurial career [...]

By | February 24th, 2017|Scholarship Winners|0 Comments

The Elvie L. Smith Scholarship 2016 Winner

Apply for the Elvie L. Smith Scholarship for 2017  - Deadline is March 31! Brittney Cooper, our 2016 winner, is a 4th year undergraduate student at York University, completing an Honours Bachelor of Science double majoring in Atmospheric Science and Astronomy. She’s worked as a research assistant for Dr. John Moores since beginning her studies at [...]

By | February 24th, 2017|Scholarship Winners|0 Comments

CASI WEB TALKS with featured guest John Maris (February 21, 2017)

Around the Dial: The Evolution of Human Factors in Aviation with John Maris. With both a Doctorate and test pilot specializations in Human factors, President of Marinvent and CASI Fellow, John Maris gives us a light-hearted look at the evolution of human factors in aviation.

By | February 23rd, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments

Member Spotlight – Sandford (Sandy) McLeod

CASI turns the spotlight on its members who are making an impact across the country and around the globe. These members exemplify the mission and vision of the Canadian Aeronautics and Space Institute. We gladly highlight our members as part of our mandate to make it the place to foster national pride and international esteem for Canada’s accomplishments [...]

By | February 20th, 2017|Member Spotlight|0 Comments

CASI WEB TALKS – with featured guest John Maris – February 21, 2017

Please register for CASI WEB TALKS - with featured guest John Maris on Feb 21, 2017 12:30 PM EST at: https://attendee.gotowebinar.com/register/5880369985350953730 With both a Doctorate and test pilot specializations in Human factors, President of Marivent and CASI Fellow, John Maris gives us a light-hearted look at the evolution of human factors in aviation. After registering, [...]

By | February 10th, 2017|Uncategorized|0 Comments