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BlackBerry Partners with Rogers Cybersecure Catalyst at Toronto Metropolitan University To Bolster Cybersecurity Skills in Malaysia

BlackBerry Limited and Rogers Cybersecure Catalyst announced a new partnership that, for the first time, will offer the Catalyst's world-class CLIC (Certifications for Leadership in Cybersecurity) program in Malaysia. New

Canada commits $40 million to provide Ukraine with artillery ammunition at the 20th meeting of the Ukraine Defense Contact Group

Minister Blair announced that Canada is committing over $40 million to Czechia’s initiative to purchase large-calibre ammunition rounds for Ukraine. This will enable the delivery of several thousand rounds of

MDA Space announces AURORA as the name of its new software-defined satellite product line

MDA Space unveiled AURORA as the name of its new software-defined satellite product line at the Satellite 2024 Conference in Washington, D.C. Designed to meet the changing and highly competitive

Davie strengthens Québec’s shipbuilding industry by supporting the reorientation of its supplier association

Chantier Davie announced its support for the strategic reorientation of the Association des Fournisseurs de Chantier Davie Canada (AFCDC), aimed at broadening the association’s mandate to energize the entire shipbuilding

Canadian test centres and accelerators join NATO DIANA network

Two Canadian accelerators and 13 test centres that have joined the North Atlantic Treaty Organization (NATO) Defence Innovation Accelerator for the North Atlantic (DIANA) network. NATO DIANA unites the best

BlackBerry Reports 1 Million Attacks on Global Financial Sector in 120 Days

BlackBerry Limited released its latest Global Threat Intelligence Report, revealing threat actors focusing efforts on targeting high-value data held by the global financial sector, with one million attacks logged over

Mack Defense Awarded Contract by U.S. Marine Corps to Develop Medium Tactical Truck (MTT)

The U.S. Marine Corps awarded Mack Defense a 12-month contract for the initial development of a new Medium Tactical Truck (MTT) fleet. The new family of vehicles will replace the

Ceremony Marks Introduction of Third OSI-Equipped SAN MMIPV at Damen Shipyard

The three SAN MMIPVs operate with OSI's suite of tactical navigation solutions, comprising OSI's Integrated Navigation & Tactical System (INTS), Integrated Mission Management System (IMMS), and OSI's Tactical Asset Control

GSTS selected by Canada’s Ocean Supercluster to develop world’s first AI based Collaborative, Predictive, Berth Schedule Management System

Global Spatial Technology Solutions announced that it has been awarded a contract by Canada's Ocean Supercluster's Core Technology Leadership Program to advance the capabilities of its proprietary, AI powered SaaS

Statement – Ministers of Veterans Affairs, National Defence and Foreign Affairs mark 60th anniversary of Canadian Peacekeeping in Cyprus

The last large deployment of Canadian peacekeepers left Cyprus in 1993, but a continuous Canadian presence - Operation SNOWGOOSE - remains to this day. The operation is one of Canada's

Québec Budget 2024-2025 – $74.5 million to support the growth of Québec’s aerospace sector

Aéro Montréal is pleased with the government's commitment to supporting the growth of Québec's aerospace sector. With financial support of $74.5 million over five years, the Québec government intends to

Metron and Cellula Robotics, USA Sign a Strategic Partnership Agreement to Advance UUV Capabilities for Long Duration Operations in Dynamic Environments

Metron Inc. announced the signing of a partnership agreement with Cellula Robotics, USA Inc. to expand uncrewed underwater vehicle (UUV) capabilities for advanced operations in dynamic environments.

Davie And The Huron-Wendat Nation Sign A Mutually Beneficial Historic Alliance

Davie and the Huron-Wendat Nation Council signed an important alliance aimed at strengthening and consolidating the relationship between the Nation and the company. This mutual commitment, known as Ontatenses in

Poor State of CAF Readiness Raised at CDAI Defence Conference

CBC's report on the CAF's readiness sparked discussions at the Ottawa Conference on Security and Defense. Minister Bill Blair hinted at a forthcoming Defence Policy Update, while insights from Ukraine

Arcfield Canada Awarded $211.6M Contract for CF-18 Avionics In-Service Support

Arcfield Canada Corp. has been awarded the CF-18 Avionics In-Service Support program by the DND. The award, which represents follow-on work for the company, has a firm 5-year period of

Canada joins the Drone Coalition for Ukraine, led by Latvia and the UK

To further develop Ukraine’s drone capabilities, Minister Blair committed to Canada joining the Ukraine Defense Contact Group’s Drone Capability Coalition, co-led by Latvia and the United Kingdom. As a member

Minister Blair announces $850 million investment in CFB Trenton and welcomes new aircraft to the RCAF fleet

Minister Blair announced an investment of $850 million to upgrade CFB Trenton, so that it can host Canada’s new fleet of CC-330 Husky Strategic Tanker Transport Aircraft. These upgrades will

Genaire Limited secures contract to manufacture SK338 cargo pallet for DND

Genaire Limited announced its recent success in securing a Contract awarded by the Government of Canada for the manufacture of the SK338 Cargo Pallet. This is an entirely Genaire Limited

Launch of the DND: CAF Artificial Intelligence Strategy with the Government of Canada Digital Ambition, the DND/CAF AI Strategy outlines how Defence will leverage AI technologies to deliver on its priorities.

MDA rebrands to MDA Space

MDA Ltd. announced it has rebranded to MDA Space, an identity evolution that honours the past, recognizes the present, and further positions the company to lead in a new era

Astrolight Joins NATO DIANA to Facilitate Communication Between Ships

Astrolight, a pioneering technology company dedicated to facilitating space-to-Earth and ship-to-ship laser communications, has joined the Defense Innovation Accelerator for the North Atlantic (DIANA), which will advance its dual-use laser

Neil Manning Appointed as CEO of Cellula Robotics Ltd., Elevating Leadership Role

Cellula Robotics Ltd. announces the elevation of Neil Manning from Corporate Development Officer to Chief Executive Officer (CEO). This strategic transition reflects Manning's exceptional leadership qualities and the company's confidence

Saab signs major contract for Carl-Gustaf with Poland

Saab has signed a contract with the Polish Ministry of Defence's procurement authority for delivery of the Carl-Gustaf® M4 weapon, ammunition and training equipment. The order value corresponds to SEK

ITPS Canada Ltd. and Airbus Sign a Multi-year Agreement for Flight Test Training

The International Test Pilots School (ITPS Canada Ltd.) announced the signature of a multi-year contract with Airbus for the provision of flight test training services. This significant agreement is a

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