Discovery Air Inc.

Founded in 2004, Discovery Air Inc. is a specialty aviation services company operating across Canada and in select locations internationally. With over 140 aircraft, it is one of the largest air operators in Canada, employing more than 850 flight crew, maintainers and support staff to deliver a variety of air transport, maintenance and logistics solutions to its government, airline and business customers. The Corporation's subsidiaries include: Top Aces, which delivers airborne training and special mission services to the Canadian military; Discovery Air Fire Services, a supplier of airborne fire management services to the Ontario government and charter services to government agencies and corporate customers; Discovery Air Technical Services, which provides a range of maintenance, repair, overhaul, modification, engineering and certification services; Great Slave Helicopters, the second-largest VFR helicopter operator in the country; Air Tindi, the largest fixed-wing aircraft charter provider based in Northern Canada; Discovery Mining Services, which supplies all-weather exploration camps as well as expediting and logistics support services; and Discovery Air Innovations, the innovation arm of Discovery Air that identifies and captures large, new market opportunities. 

 

Locations:
Yellowknife, Northwest Territories | http://www.discoveryair.com
Contact Information:
Brittany Ezard
Telephone: 514-694-5565 Ext. 3200
Mobile: 613-292-8664
brittany.ezard@topaces.com

Latest

May 07, 2018, 20:38 ET Discovery Air Inc. Announces Issuance of Cease Trade Order

TORONTO, May 7, 2018 /CNW/ - On March 21, 2018, Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery") was granted protection under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act pursuant to an order of the Ontario Superior...


Apr 26, 2018, 16:29 ET Discovery Air Inc. Announces Approval of Increase of DIP Facility

TORONTO, April 26, 2018 /CNW/ - On March 21, 2018, Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery") was granted protection under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act ("CCAA") pursuant to an order (the "Initial...


Apr 04, 2018, 14:06 ET Discovery Air Inc. announces approval of sale process to preserve business; Affiliates of Clairvest submit stalking horse bids to purchase assets

TORONTO, April 4, 2018 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery") was granted protection under the Companies' Creditors Arrangement Act ("CCAA") pursuant to an order (the "Initial Order") of the...


Mar 28, 2018, 15:05 ET Discovery Air Receives Delisting Decision by TSX

TORONTO, March 28, 2018 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. (the "Company") announced today that The Toronto Stock Exchange ("TSX") has advised the Company that, in connection with the Company's previously...


Dec 29, 2017, 07:30 ET Discovery Air Announces Board of Director Changes

TORONTO, Dec. 29, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air") (TSX: DA.DB.A) announced today that in connection with the recent ownership changes and stand-alone financing of Discovery Air...


Dec 22, 2017, 17:00 ET Discovery Air Announces Equity Financing for Defence Business

TORONTO, Dec. 22, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air") (TSX: DA.DB.A) announced today that Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. ("DA Defence") closed an equity financing transaction with...


Dec 12, 2017, 18:08 ET Discovery Air Inc. Announces Results for the Quarter Ended October 31, 2017

TORONTO, Dec. 12, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. (the "Corporation") announced its financial and operating results for the quarter ended October 31, 2017. The interim condensed consolidated...


Dec 01, 2017, 08:27 ET Discovery Air Inc. Announces Credit Update

TORONTO, Dec. 1, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air" or the "Corporation") (TSX: DA.DB.A) announced today that it has extended its operating credit facility with the Canadian Imperial...


Nov 14, 2017, 17:00 ET Discovery Air Defence Flies First Fast Jet Training Mission in Australia

MONTREAL, Nov. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. ("DA Defence"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., today announced that it has now flown its first fast jet training...


Oct 31, 2017, 08:01 ET Discovery Air Defence Awarded Long-Term Contracted Airborne Training Services Contract

MONTREAL, Oct. 31, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. ("DA Defence"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., today announced it has been awarded through a competition the...


Sep 14, 2017, 07:30 ET Discovery Air Inc. Announces Results for the Quarter Ended July 31, 2017

TORONTO, Sept. 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. (the "Corporation") announced its financial and operating results for the quarter ended July 31, 2017. The interim condensed consolidated financial...


Sep 12, 2017, 07:30 ET Leonardo Teams with Discovery Air Defence and Inzpire to Deliver a Solution for Air Support to Defence Operational Training Programme for the British Armed Forces

Team to develop industry leading solution for safe, highly-representative live air support to the British Armed Forces and its allies Companies to combine proven capabilities, expertise and...


Aug 30, 2017, 17:11 ET Discovery Air Inc. Appoints New CEO

TORONTO, Aug. 30, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air" or the "Corporation") (TSX: DA.DB.A) announced today the appointment of Alan D. Torrie as Chief Executive Officer ("CEO") effective...


Aug 02, 2017, 18:03 ET Discovery Air Inc. Granted Exemptive Relief from Formal Valuation Requirement

TORONTO, Aug. 2, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air" or the "Corporation") (TSX: DA.DB.A) announced today that it has received exemptive relief pursuant to section 9.1 of Multilateral...


Jul 25, 2017, 17:25 ET Discovery Air Inc. to Seek Exemptive Relief from Formal Valuation Requirement

TORONTO, July 25, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air" or the "Corporation") (TSX: DA.DB.A) announced today that it has applied for exemptive relief pursuant to section 9.1 of...


Jun 14, 2017, 20:43 ET Discovery Air Inc. Announces Results for the Quarter Ended April 30, 2017

TORONTO, June 14, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. (the "Corporation") announced its financial and operating results for the quarter ended April 30, 2017. The interim condensed consolidated financial...


May 31, 2017, 07:11 ET Discovery Air Defence Completes Air-to-Air Gunnery Training with the Austrian Air Force

MONTREAL, May 31, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. ("DA Defence"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., has successfully completed its first-ever training with the...


May 01, 2017, 17:52 ET Discovery Air Appoints Drew Hickey as Chair of the Audit Committee

TORONTO, May 1, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. ("Discovery Air") announced today the appointment of Thomas Andrew (Drew) Hickey as Chair of the Audit Committee of the Board of Directors (the...


Apr 13, 2017, 20:26 ET Discovery Air Inc. announces results for the quarter and year ended January 31, 2017

TORONTO, April 13, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. (the "Corporation") announced its financial and operating results for the quarter and year ended January 31, 2017. The audited consolidated...


Mar 01, 2017, 20:54 ET Discovery Air Defence and Air Affairs Australia Win Jet Air Support Trial Contract in Australia

MONTREAL, March 1, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. ("DA Defence"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., and Air Affairs Australia Pty Ltd. ("Air Affairs Australia") have...


Feb 20, 2017, 07:27 ET Discovery Air Defence and Inzpire Join Forces to Deliver Air Support to Defence Operational Training Programme to the British Armed Forces

MONTREAL, Feb. 20, 2017 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. ("DA Defence"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., and Inzpire Ltd. have joined forces to bid for the UK Ministry of...


Dec 08, 2016, 07:30 ET Discovery Air Inc. announces results for the quarter ended October 31, 2016

TORONTO, Dec. 8, 2016 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. (the "Corporation") announced its financial and operating results for the quarter ended October 31, 2016. The unaudited interim consolidated financial ...


Sep 27, 2016, 17:46 ET Discovery Air Defence Participates in Exercise CUTLASS FURY 16 over the Atlantic

MONTREAL, Sept. 27, 2016 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. ("DA Defence"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., recently participated in Exercise CUTLASS FURY 16, a...


Sep 09, 2016, 17:52 ET Discovery Air Defence Achieves 60,000 Hours of Air Combat Training Excellence Worldwide

MONTREAL, Sept. 9, 2016 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Defence Services Inc. ("DA Defence"), a wholly owned subsidiary of Discovery Air Inc., announced today that it has recently completed 60,000 hours of air ...


Sep 08, 2016, 17:45 ET Discovery Air Inc. announces results for the quarter ended July 31, 2016

TORONTO, Sept. 8, 2016 /CNW/ - Discovery Air Inc. (the "Corporation") announced its financial and operating results for the quarter ended July 31, 2016. The unaudited interim consolidated financial...