Boeing To Trump: 'End Bombardier's Illegal, Unfair Business Practices'

CP | Ross Marowits, The Canadian Press | Posted 04.28.2017 | Canada Business

Boeing says Bombardier has been dumping planes in the U.S. below cost.

Feds Take Next Step In Buying Super Hornet Fighter Jets

CP | The Canadian Press | Posted 03.20.2017 | Canada Politics

The government sent a letter to the U.S. government today outlining exactly what it needs in the warplanes.

F/A-18E Super Hornet Bridges Gap Between Now And Drone Warfare

Jonathan Wade | Posted 06.07.2016 | Canada Politics
Jonathan Wade

The Super Hornet is by far the best alternative for Canada and will keep the RCAF operational for the next 25 years -- a critical timeline for future drone warfare. By then, Boeing and Lockheed Martin will most likely have some workable unmanned fighter drones; a great option for Canada to keep constant surveillance in the Arctic and its coasts.

Don't Put More Taxpayers On The Hook For Bombardier's Bailout

Aaron Wudrick | Posted 12.07.2016 | Canada Business
Aaron Wudrick

Quebec Economy Minister Jacques Daoust announced that the Quebec government would be "investing" $1.3 billion in taxpayer money in Bombardier's beleaguered CSeries aircraft line, and promptly turned around to prod the new Trudeau government in Ottawa to pony up a similar contribution.

Drone-Killing Laser Can Be Assembled In Minutes

CBC | Posted 08.28.2016 | Canada Business

A laser weapon that can take down a drone from hundreds of metres away in under a minute now really exists. Aerospace giant Boeing held a media demo...

Accused Chinese Hacker Of U.S. Systems Arrested In Canada

The Huffington Post B.C. | Posted 07.13.2014 | Canada British Columbia

A Chinese businessman charged with hacking computer systems of U.S. companies with defence contracts remains in custody in Canada. Suspect Su Bin a...

Airport Fire 'Not A Welcome Development' For Boeing

CP | Cassandra Vinograd And Scott Mayerowitz, The Associated Press | Posted 09.11.2013 | Canada Travel

LONDON - A fire aboard an empty 787 at Heathrow Airport spooked Boeing investors Friday, as they feared the re-emergence of battery problems that grou...

What I Learned This Week: The Power of "Who's In The Room"

Andy Nulman | Posted 05.18.2013 | Canada Business
Andy Nulman

When we discuss "who's coming" to a conference it's about who's actually coming to the conference...namely the faces in the crowd. Frankly, at many events, the value of who's in the room grossly outweighs the value of who's on stage.

A Sneak Peek At Air Canada's New Plane

The Huffington Post Canada | Posted 12.21.2012 | Canada Travel

Jet-setters looking to catch a glimpse of Boeing's new jet will want to keep their eyes on a screen instead of the skies for now. The aerospace com...

26 U.S. Companies Paid CEOs More Than Government Taxes: Study

CP | Bernard Condon, The Associated Press | Posted 10.15.2012 | Canada Business

NEW YORK, N.Y. - Twenty-six big U.S. companies paid their CEOs more last year than they paid the federal government in tax, according to a study relea...

When Hudak Says "Flexible" Labour, He Really Means "Cheap"

Sid Ryan | Posted 09.17.2012 | Canada Politics
Sid Ryan

In Tim Hudak's dreams for Ontarians, workers will shuffle from one low-wage, precarious job to another, competing with each other in a race to the bottom. This is what he means by "flexibility" and it is the path to poverty, not prosperity.

Seven Ways to Tell If You're Working for a Ticking Time Bomb

David Gebler | Posted 07.09.2012 | Canada Business
David Gebler

CEOs need to realize that highly desirable employee behaviour can become distorted and even destructive in a company driven by leaders with ulterior motives. Here are seven sure-fire signs that you might be working for a company on the brink of catastrophe.

Biofuel-Powered Jumbo Jet Takes Flight

CP | The Associated Press | Posted 12.28.2011 | Canada Business

BEIJING, China - A jumbo jet powered by fuel made from oily nuts has made a two-hour test flight in Beijing as part of a U.S.-Chinese renewable energy...

American Airlines Places 'Biggest Order In History' -- 460 Planes

The Canadian Press | Posted 09.19.2011 | Canada Business

THE CANADIAN PRESS -- FORT WORTH, Texas - American Airlines is buying at least 460 new planes over the next five years in what it calls the biggest ai...