Prime Minister Harper announces maintenance contract for Canada’s fleet of CH-146 Griffon Helicopters which maintains 300 high-value aerospace jobs in Montréal and Calgary.

October 17, 2011

OTTAWA – The Aerospace Industries Association of Canada (AIAC) would like to thank Tom Jenkins and the members of his Panel for their report.

“The Government’s decision to conduct a review of R&D programs was both timely and judicious from a Canadian aerospace industry perspective. Modern and effective R&D programs are critical if Canada is to maintain our position as a global aerospace leader. This report will be important as we continue to work towards improving Canadian R&D programs,” said Jim Quick, President & CEO.