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GA-ASI Flies MQ-9B With Pratt & Whitney Canada’s PT6 E-Series Engine

General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) flew a company-owned MQ-9B SkyGuardian® Remotely Piloted Aircraft on July 15, 2024, with a PT6 E-Series model turboprop engine supplied by Pratt & Whitney Canada. Representatives from GA-ASI and Pratt & Whitney witnessed the first flight of the PT6 engine on MQ-9B, which lasted 44 minutes and demonstrated exemplary handling and acceleration.


General Jennie Carignan assumes command as Chief of the Defence Staff

General Jennie Carignan assumed leadership of the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) from outgoing Chief of the Defence Staff, General Wayne Eyre. Her Excellency the Right Honourable Mary Simon, Governor General and Commander-in-Chief of Canada, presided over this morning’s ceremony, which took place at the Canadian War Museum in Ottawa.


General Eyre’s final message to the CAF

Over the course of the last several years, we have seen the world becoming increasingly tumultuous and dangerous, with non-stop crises arising and a return to the spectre of great power conflict. The world is awash in toxic disinformation, attacking our institutions of democracy, including our own. Our climate is changing, and our society is undergoing massive changes. I am convinced that history will view our current era as a turning point.


Seaspan Unveils New Marine Firefighting Ship SimulatorShip

Simulator will Improve Emergency Preparedness for the North Shore Industrial Waterfront. Regional fire departments will now receive hands-on practice at shipboard firefighting at a new training facility designed to enhance the skills of local firefighters and develop area expertise in marine firefighting and emergency rescue events.

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