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November 14, 2017
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Honeywell

Boeing forecasts $730 billion market for new airplanes in the Middle East

Boeing forecasts that airlines in the Middle East will need 3,350 new airplanes over the next 20 years, valued at an estimated $730 billion. Boeing presented its 2017 Current Market Outlook (CMO) for the region during the Dubai Airshow.


AC, Sky Regional conclude 10-year extension agreement

Air Canada and Sky Regional Airlines have concluded a 10-year extension to their existing capacity purchase agreement (CPA), effective April 1, 2017.


Facette named new president and CEO of the CBAA

Rod Barnard, chair of the Canadian Business Aviation Association (CBAA) has announced that Jim Facette, a government-relations expert and association professional, has been named president and CEO of the CBAA, effective Dec. 1, 2017.
 
 
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Air Transat celebrates 30th, introduces new look

With 375 partners and guests in attendance at its facilities at the Montreal-Trudeau airport, Transat A.T. Inc., celebrated its 30th anniversary. It also took the opportunity to introduce its new fleet livery, which, like the company, blends innovation with continuity. » Learn More
 
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Bombardier signs LOI with EgyptAir for up to 24 CS300s

Bombardier Commercial Aircraft announced today, from the Dubai Airshow, that it has signed a letter of intent (LOI) for up to 24 CS300 aircraft with EgyptAir Holding Company of Cairo. This includes 12 CS300 aircraft with purchase rights for an additional 12 aircraft. » Learn More
 
 
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NEWS 
 

FLYHT appoints Plamondon to new role

FLYHT Aerospace Solutions Ltd. has appointed Matieu Plamondon as its new chief operating officer. » Read more...

ICAO scales back rules for bio fuels

The United Nations’ aviation agency has recommended scaling back criteria for biofuels used on international flights as part of a compromise with developing countries that felt the rules would be too stringent. » Read more...

SNCA, CAE partner of new training centre in Middle East

CAE and the Saudi National Company of Aviation (SNCA) announced at the 2017 Dubai Air Show a collaboration agreement for the creation of a CAE Authorized Training Centre in the region. » Read more...
 
 
Aviation This Week 
 
Aviation This Week

AVIATION TV: Special Episode: Checking in on the AIAC’s 2017 Aerospace Summit Nov. 7-8

In today’s episode of Aviation This Week, Wings and Helicopters editor Matt Nicholls reports on the Aerospace Industries of Canada’s 2017 Aerospace Summit Nov. 7-8 in downtown Ottawa. » See more
 
 
Events 
 

2018 NBAA Schedulers & Dispatchers Conference

February 6-9, 2017
Location: Long Beach, Calif.
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Aerial Firefighting North America 2018

\March 19-23, 2018
Location: Sacramento, Calif.
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MRO Americas 2018

April 10-12, 2018
Location: Orlando, Fla.
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