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Aug 28, 2014, 16:33 ET AIAC Confirms Impressive Lineup of Industry Executives and Senior Officials for November Summit

OTTAWA, Aug. 28, 2014 /CNW/ - NASA, the Pentagon, Boeing, and Bell Helicopter Textron Canada are among the top-tier industry and government leaders who will be speaking at the Canadian Aerospace...


Jul 09, 2014, 14:30 ET Aerospace Industry Highly Innovative, Poised for Growth: New Report

OTTAWA, July 9, 2014 /CNW/ - Today the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC), in partnership with Industry Canada, released its annual State of the Aerospace Industry report. The report...


Apr 09, 2014, 12:33 ET Government of British Columbia announces $1 Million in partnership with AIAC Pacific to support B.C. aerospace growth

SIDNEY, BC, April 8, 2014 /CNW/ - Today Michael de Jong, Minister of Finance and Teresa Wat, Minister of International Trade announced a $1 million partnership project with the Aerospace Industries...


Feb 18, 2014, 18:19 ET BC Aerospace Competitiveness Receives $5 Million Boost from Provincial Budget

VICTORIA, Feb. 18, 2014 /CNW/ - In its annual budget released today, the BC government confirmed its commitment to the growth of the aerospace sector in British Columbia, saying that it would work...


Feb 05, 2014, 13:18 ET Value propositions, increased industry engagement to play key role in Government's new Defence Procurement Strategy

OTTAWA, Feb. 5, 2014 /CNW/ - Today the Honourable Diane Finley, Minister of Public Works and Government Services, and the Honourable Rob Nicholson, Minister of National Defence, unveiled the...


Dec 02, 2013, 11:06 ET Industry Minister James Moore announces new measures in response to Emerson Report on Space

MONTREAL, Dec. 2, 2013 /CNW/ - In a speech at the Aerospace Innovation Forum in Montreal today, Industry Minister James Moore delivered the government's response to the 2012 report by the Honourable...


Oct 15, 2013, 15:27 ET Media advisory - 2013 Canadian Aerospace Summit in Ottawa

OTTAWA, Oct. 15, 2013 /CNW/ - Mr. Jim Quick, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) invites media representatives to the 2013 Canadian...


Sep 04, 2013, 11:32 ET Industry Minister James Moore Announces Launch of Technology Demonstrator Program

MONTREAL, Sept. 4, 2013 /CNW/ - Today federal Industry Minister James Moore announced the launch of a new Technology Demonstrator Program. The program will fund large-scale technology demonstration...


May 24, 2013, 14:00 ET Western Economic Diversification Minister Lynne Yelich Announces Funding to Support Western Canadian Aerospace Companies

ABBOTSFORD, BC, May 24, 2013 /CNW/ - Today Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) President and CEO Jim Quick was proud to join the Honourable Lynne Yelich, Minister of State for Western...


Mar 21, 2013, 17:47 ET Economic Action Plan 2013 Delivers for Canadian Aerospace

OTTAWA, March 21, 2013 /CNW/ - The Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) is very pleased with measures announced in the Economic Action Plan 2013 released today in Ottawa. "The measures...


Dec 06, 2012, 20:44 ET Federal government, foreign competitor interest signals significance of aerospace to international trade

OTTAWA, Dec. 6, 2012 /CNW/ - The importance of aerospace trade was highlighted at today's conclusion of the Canadian Aerospace Summit, an event that drew a record-breaking attendance that included an ...


Dec 05, 2012, 15:17 ET Aerospace Review takes limelight at national aerospace summit

OTTAWA, Dec. 5, 2012 /CNW/ - A federally mandated report released last week proposing urgent and strong action required for Canada's aerospace industry to maintain its global leadership position is...


Dec 05, 2012, 14:49 ET Bombardier's Hélène V. Gagnon elected as new AIAC Chair

OTTAWA, Dec. 5, 2012 /CNW/ - Hélène V. Gagnon, Vice President of Public Affairs, Communications and Corporate Social Responsibility, has been elected Chair of the Board of the Aerospace Industries...


Dec 04, 2012, 13:12 ET Media Advisory - REVISED: 2012 Canadian Aerospace Summit in Ottawa

OTTAWA, Dec. 4, 2012 /CNW/ - Mr. Jim Quick, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) invites media representatives to the 2012 Canadian Aerospace ...


Dec 03, 2012, 12:02 ET Media Advisory - 2012 Canadian Aerospace Summit in Ottawa

OTTAWA, Dec. 3, 2012 /CNW/ - Mr. Jim Quick, President and Chief Executive Officer of the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) invites media representatives to the 2012 Canadian Aerospace ...


Nov 29, 2012, 11:15 ET Aerospace Industries Association of Canada welcomes Aerospace Review findings

OTTAWA, Nov. 29, 2012 /CNW/ - Strong recommendations for industry and government contained in an independently conducted review of Canada's aerospace industry and factors influencing its future...


Aug 09, 2012, 16:00 ET Schellenberg: Outcome of Aerospace Review Will Be Vital to Industry's Future

ABBOTSFORD, BC, Aug. 9, 2012 /CNW/ - David Schellenberg, Chairman of the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) and President and CEO of Cascade Aerospace and the Conair Group stated today ...


Jul 09, 2012, 04:00 ET Canadian Aerospace Industry Posted Increased Revenues, Employment in 2011

FARNBOROUGH, United Kingdom, July 9, 2012 /CNW/ - The Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) today released performance results for Canada's aerospace industry in 2011: Industry revenue...


Apr 16, 2012, 17:29 ET AIAC praises inaugural flight of first international F-35

OTTAWA, April 16, 2012 /CNW/ - The Aerospace Industry Association of Canada (AIAC) applauds the milestone achievement marked by the successful inaugural flight of the first international F-35 in Fort ...


Mar 25, 2012, 14:49 ET AIAC supports signature of space MOU between Canada and Japan

MOU signed by The Honourable Ed Fast in Tokyo OTTAWA, March 25, 2012 /CNW/ - The Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) and its member companies are pleased with the signature of a...


Feb 29, 2012, 12:59 ET AIAC Applauds Government Intention to Renew Canada's Participation in International Space Station

Minister Paradis made announcement today at the Space Agencies Leaders Conference in Quebec City OTTAWA, Feb. 29, 2012 /CNW/ - The Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) and its member...


Feb 27, 2012, 11:34 ET AIAC supports the nomination of David L. Emerson as Head of the Aerospace Policies and Programs Review - Minister Paradis launches Aerospace Review to be led by former Cabinet Minister

OTTAWA, Feb. 27, 2012 /CNW/ - The Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) and its member companies are very pleased with the appointment of the Honourable David L. Emerson as Head of the...


Nov 18, 2010, 13:04 ET Aerospace Industry Association urges MPs to vote against F-35 motion and
stand up for jobs and growth

AIAC also deplores lack of understanding of F-35 benefits to Canada OTTAWA, Nov. 18 /CNW/ - The association representing the interests of the Canadian aerospace industry across the country is calling ...


Oct 26, 2010, 15:09 ET AEROSPACE INDUSTRY WELL-POSITIONED TO DOUBLE NUMBER OF CANADIAN JOBS - REPORT

Industry calls for greater collaboration with governments in order to take advantage of global growth in civil aviation sector OTTAWA, Oct. 26 /CNW Telbec/ - A comprehensive report released today by...


Oct 25, 2010, 09:59 ET /R E P E A T -- MEDIA ADVISORY - AIAC 49th Annual General Meeting and
Conference/

Canadian Aerospace: Where Innovation Reaches New Heights OTTAWA, Oct. 20 /CNW Telbec/ - Mr. Claude Lajeunesse, president and chief executive officer of the Aerospace Industries Association of Canada...