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CAE Awarded Contract to Support MQ-9B SkyGuardian® Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems for Canada’s Defence Forces

CAE announced that CAE Defense & Security has been awarded a contract from General Atomics Aeronautical Systems, Inc. (GA-ASI) to support the MQ-9B SkyGuardian® Remotely Piloted Aircraft Systems (RPAS) acquired

Fincantieri NexTech – CAE: Strategic alliance for training, lifecycle services and electromagnetic engineering

Fincantieri NexTech, a subsidiary of the Fincantieri Group specialized in innovative solutions, and CAE announced the signature of a Memorandum of Understanding - MoU in Montreal in occasion of the

Thales secures key role for the Canadian Army’s Land Command Support System

Thales Canada is pleased to announce that it has been awarded sub-contracts by GDMS-C for the Department of National Defence (DND) and Canadian Armed Forces’ Land Command, Control, Communications, Computers,

Establishment of 7 Wing (Space)’s Commercial Integration Cell

Colonel Catherine Marchetti, Commander of 7 Wing (Space) and Director of the Canadian Space Operations Centre, alongside industry partners, announced the establishment of the Canadian Commercial Integration Cell (CIC) at

Area X.O Selected as a NATO Defence Innovation Accelerator for the North Atlantic (DIANA) Test Centre

Area X.O, the R&D complex operated by Invest Ottawa that accelerates the safe development, testing and adoption of next-gen smart mobility, autonomy and connectivity technologies, is honoured to announce its


The Company’s display at CANSEC will highlight the Canadian Surface Combatant for the Royal Canadian Navy alongside maritime training, the Beowulf all-terrain vehicle, BONUS 155mm ammunition and the ARCHER mobile

Logistik Unicorp unveils partnership with Frog Lake First Nations supported by $6.1 million in government funding

Logistik Unicorp, the leading Canadian uniform provider, partners with the Frog Lake First Nations community to establish a new hemp fibre processing plant in the town of Elk Point, Alberta.

Lastwall authorized for direct Canadian government sales via the Pathway to Commercialization Program

Lastwall, a trailblazer in Identity and Access Management (IAM) and Post-Quantum Cryptography (PQC), is thrilled to announce a significant milestone. Following the successful completion of the Innovative Solutions Canada (ISC)

ISE Unveils Its Revolutionary Subsea Surveillance Team

International Submarine Engineering Ltd. (ISE) proudly announces the launch of our Revolutionary Subsea Surveillance Team, featuring the groundbreaking integration of our XL UUV and Subsea Docking System. This dynamic duo

Bluedrop and BNH Expert Software will offer a combined BNH Training Management System and Bluedrop Learninglogics® suite

Bluedrop Training & Simulation Inc. (“Bluedrop”) and BNH Expert Software (“BNH”) have agreed to provide an end-to-end training solution by seamlessly integrating Bluedrop’s Learninglogics® LCMS and BNH ADVISOR Enterprise Training

Zighra Awarded Contract with Canadian Coast Guard: Showcasing Multi-Sensor Fusion and AI for automated threat detection and situational awareness

Zighra, the leading provider of explainable artificial intelligence solutions and cybersecurity, announced a new contract with the Canadian Coast Guard for its GenesysInsights platform. This state-of-the-art technology will enhance the

Racerocks launches indigenous paid Kishkayhta

RaceRocks 3D Inc. is a woman-led and Indigenous-owned training company that is changing the face of the defence and aerospace training sectors. Launching on June 3, 2024, Kishkayhta (Michif (Métis)

SH Defence announces collaboration with DEW as a supplier for Cube™ multi-mission module system and production partner

SH Defence a Danish headquartered defence company is happy to announce a collaboration with Canadian DEW Engineering and Development (DEW), not only a strong payload supplier for The Cube™ multi-mission

Nasittuq announces Chris Webb as new president

Nasittuq Corporation announced it has appointed Chris Webb as their new President, effective June 3, 2024. Webb will replace outgoing president, Jody Langelier, who announced her retirement after a 35-year

General Dynamics Land Systems‐Canada is Canada’s Strategic Provider of Land Platforms

A global leader in transformational defence innovations, General Dynamics Land Systems‐Canada is Canada’s Strategic Provider of Land Platforms. As the preferred bidder of the Government of Canada’s Logistics Vehicle Modernization

CCC signs $3.2 B in G2G contracts for Canadian exporters

CCC is pleased to announce that it signed $3.2 billion in Canadian export contracts during the 2023-2024 fiscal year, of which over $1.4 billion was for defence-related goods and services.

Aerosonde Mk 4.7 Operational at CFB Edmonton

While certainly not the first time an Aerosonde aircraft has operated in Canada, this time is different. The RCAF Directorate of Technical Airworthiness and Engineering Services (DTAES) has issued the

VIH Aerospace Receives STC Approval for Airbus H145 Left or Dual Vertical Reference Window Installation

VIH Aerospace (VIHA), a leading provider of helicopter manufacturing, maintenance, repair, and overhaul (MMRO) services has received Transport Canada (TCCA) and FAA Approval for their H145 Left-Hand or Dual Vertical

OSI Awarded Contract for IBNS to be Supplied to RCN Land-Based Testing Facility

OSI Maritime Systems (OSI) is pleased to announce its recent contract award to develop and directly supply an Integrated Bridge Navigation System (IBNS) to support the Land-Based Testing Facility (LBTF)

SkyAlyne awarded contract for Canada’s Future Aircrew Training Program

The Government of Canada has awarded a landmark contract for the Future Aircrew Training (FAcT) Program to SkyAlyne. This transformative initiative, set to last 25 years with a value of

Seaspan Shipyards Unveils Digital Model of Canada’s Heavy Polar Icebreaker

Seaspan’s Vancouver Shipyards presented its progress towards completing the functional design on the first heavy Polar Icebreaker in Canada in over 60 years. Functional Design of the vessel is now

Minister Blair announces major investments in equipment and training for the Canadian Armed Forces in partnership with Canada’s defence industry

At CANSEC 2024, Bill Blair, Minister of National Defence, announced significant investments to equip the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) with new, state-of-the-art platforms for training and operations at home and

Headsets for the CAF

Simex Defence has secured a contract worth over $2.4 million to provide Combat Search and Rescue (CSAR) radios to the Canadian Armed Forces. These advanced communication systems will serve as

Imagine 4D delivers digital twin application to Canadian Department of National Defence

Imagine 4D is pleased to announce that it has successfully completed the testing of an interactive Digital Twin application for In-Service support with the Department of National Defence - Directorate

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