Aerospace

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    Canadian aerospace industry reacts to the federal budget

    February 11, 2009 by Design Engineering staff The Aerospace Industries Association of Canada is pleased with the $110 million increase in funding to the Canadian Space Agency as well as with the means taken to improve the access to credit for all Canadian businesses including SMEs. However,…
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    Threads are a Perfect Fit

    February 9, 2009 by Kevin Peacock OEM product designers and aerospace engineers unlock the advantages of vibration-resistant, reusable threads
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    Round Trip

    February 3, 2009 by Andrew Joseph (story and photgraphy) In anticipation of the centennial of the Silver Dart's first flight, a group of volunteers have gathered in Welland, Ont., near Niagara Falls to build a replica of the plane to fly at the ceremonies in Baddeck, N.S., on Feb. 23, 2009.
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    CSA long-term space plan to involve multiple Canadian companies

    January 23, 2009 by Design Engineering staff (Go back to “MDA reaches new heights.”) It was 25 years ago that Ottawa invested in MacDonald, Dettwiler and Associates’ Canadarm—a project that has paid off both economically and in bragging rights—and it seems the Canadian Space Agency (CSA) is…
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    New jobs created at Ontario aerospace component maker

    January 23, 2009 by Design Engineering staff Mississauga, Ont.-based Cyclone Manufacturing Inc., a makers of parts for aerospace manufacturers, is creating 133 jobs by investing in new technology that will help improve its products and win new business. Their customers have included Boeing, Bombardier and Embraer, and…
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