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  • Polish MiGs deploy as NATO steps up air defences


    ​Poland has sent four of its RAC MiG-29A fighters to Siauliai air base in Lithuania for a planned period of Baltic air policing duty, while heightened tensions between NATO members and Russia have seen additional nations send combat aircraft to eastern Europe.


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  • Canada opens expanded UAS test centre


    ​Canada’s newly expanded Unmanned Aerial System Centre of Excellence (UASCE) opened the doors on a new facility in...


  • IN FOCUS: Pilot projects bring prospect of UAVs in civil airspace closer


    Pilot projects are bringing closer the prospect of UAVs flying in civil airspace, but technical problems and fears over...


  • PICTURES & VIDEO: Canadian display pilot escapes CF-18 Hornet crash


    Canada is investigating the cause of a spectacular, non-fatal crash involving its CF-18 display aircraft ...


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  • Polish MiGs deploy as NATO steps up air defences

    News | 30 Apr 2014 12:24 | Bartosz Glowacki

    ​Poland has sent four of its RAC MiG-29A fighters to Siauliai air base in Lithuania for a planned period of Baltic air policing duty, while heightened tensions between NATO members and Russia have seen additional nations send combat aircraft to eastern Europe.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Polish-MiGs-deploy-as-NATO-steps-up-air-defences-398747/
  • Canada opens expanded UAS test centre

    News | 28 Feb 2014 11:24 | Craig Hoyle

    ​Canada’s newly expanded Unmanned Aerial System Centre of Excellence (UASCE) opened the doors on a new facility in Alma, Quebec on 27 February, as its backers signed a multinational cooperation agreement to support the integration of such technology into non-segregated airspace.http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Canada-opens-expanded-UAS-test-centre-396463/
  • IN FOCUS: Pilot projects bring prospect of UAVs in civil airspace closer

    News | 07 Aug 2012 08:00 | Zach Rosenberg

    Pilot projects are bringing closer the prospect of UAVs flying in civil airspace, but technical problems and fears over crashes and surveillance must be overcomehttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/IN-FOCUS-Pilot-projects-bring-prospect-of-UAVs-in-civil-airspace-closer-374735/
  • PICTURES & VIDEO: Canadian display pilot escapes CF-18 Hornet crash

    News | 28 Jul 2010 15:55 | Craig Hoyle

    Canada is investigating the cause of a spectacular, non-fatal crash involving its CF-18 display aircraft ...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/PICTURES-VIDEO-Canadian-display-pilot-escapes-CF-18-Hornet-crash-345483/
  • Canada's Starlink to launch Nova Scotia-Maine service

    News | 13 Feb 2009 22:47 | Brendan Sobie

    <p>Canadian business aircraft operator Starlink Aviation is preparing to launch scheduled passenger services to Portland, Maine from Halifax and Yarmouth in...http://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Canadas-Starlink-to-launch-Nova-Scotia-Maine-service-322575/
  • Bombardier hands out CF-18 deals

    News | 19 Apr 2004 23:00

    <p>Texas-based Link to provide units for controversial programme and says some of the work will be performed in Canada</p> <p>Link Simulation &amp; Training has won a C$127 million ($95 million) contract to supply Boeing CF-18 simulators to Bombardier, controversial winner of the Canadian Forces' advanced distributed combat training system (ADCTS) programme. </p> <p>Losing bidder CAE has criticised the award of the C$270 million ADCTS contract to a team offering US-built simulators, saying its offer was 19% lower and had greater Canadian content. The government says Bombardier's bid has 66% Canadian content.</p> <p>Texas-based L-3 Communications subsidiary Link says "elements" of its contract will be performed in Canada. The contract covers six Link-built CF-18 air combat emulators (ACES), four to be installed at CFB Bagotville, Quebec and two at CFB Cold Lake, Alberta in new mission training centres. </p> <p>The networked ACES will be complemented by 10 Link-built CF-18 part-taskhttp://www.flightglobal.com/news/articles/Bombardier-hands-out-CF-18-deals-180516/