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December 10, 2017 1:41 PM 2 dead, 2 injured after plane crashes into San Diego house

The small aircraft had taken off from Montgomery Field, less than a kilometre away from where it went down in the Clairemont neighbourhood. SAN DIEGO—Authorities in Southern California say at least two people are dead after a small plane crashed into a home in San Diego. Local news media report the plane crashed into the house in San Diego’s Clairemont 10

December 4, 2017 1:43 PM Bombardier to supply Airbus for new engine nacelle program

MONTREAL -- Bombardier Aerostructures and Engineering Services says it has been chosen by Airbus as a supplier on a new engine nacelle program. The company's operations in Northern Ireland will develop and manufacture a new thrust reverser for the Pratt & Whitney powered A320neo family of aircraft. Bombardier (TSX:BBD.B) is already a supplier to Airbus 11

November 28, 2017 4:47 AM Small plane crash near Brampton sends four people to hospital

BRAMPTON, Ont. - Four people were taken to hospital after a small aircraft crashed in Brampton on Monday. Police say the pilot was trying to land at the Brampton Flight Centre shortly after 5 p.m. One of the four people on board suffered serious but non-life-threatening injuries while the other three were taken to hospital as a precaution. The Transportation 14

November 24, 2017 7:19 PM WestJet launches new regional air service in Western Canada

CALGARY -- WestJet Airlines Ltd. (TSX:WJA) has introduced a new regional air service in Western Canada operating under a capacity purchase agreement with B.C.-based Pacific Coastal Airlines Ltd. WestJet Link will connect the Alberta communities of Lethbridge, Lloydminster and Medicine Hat and the B.C. communities of Cranbrook and Prince George to WestJet's 20

November 24, 2017 3:16 AM U.S. navy ends search for 3 missing sailors after plane crash in Philippine Sea

Eight of the 11 passengers and crew members aboard the C2-A Greyhound propeller cargo plane were rescued after the crash Wednesday. TOKYO—The U.S. navy says the search has ended for three sailors missing in the Philippine Sea since a U.S. navy aircraft crashed on Wednesday. The C-2A “Greyhound” transport aircraft was travelling to the USS Ronald Reagan 17

November 22, 2017 1:15 PM Small plane crash-lands on rural Ottawa road

A small single-engine plane crash-landed near Ottawa, dodging power lines and striking a street sign on the way down before coming to a stop at the side of a rural road. The pilot was the only person on board, and managed to walk away without injury. The aircraft suffered heavy damage. Tirique Mayers said he spotted the plane in the air before arriving 16

November 17, 2017 5:27 PM 'Zero training value' in jet's obscene sky drawing, U.S. Navy says

SPOKANE, Wash. - Residents of the town of Okanogan, Washington, got quite an air show courtesy of the U.S. Navy. Officials for Naval Air Station Whidbey Island say one of their planes created sky writings in the shape of male genitals in the skies over the rural community on Thursday. Many residents spotted the contrails in the clear blue skies above 15

November 17, 2017 4:20 PM Bombardier to hire 1,000 workers in Montreal, transfer work on Global 5000 jet to U.S

Chief executive Alain Bellemare said no jobs will be lost in Montreal due to the transfer of work. Bombardier confirmed Friday that it will hire about 1,000 workers over the next 18 months for its new Global 7000 business jet. The workers will complete the interiors for the company’s largest business aircraft. The announcement was made at the inauguration 15

November 14, 2017 6:49 PM Volvo owner buys flying-car making Terrafugia

The acquisition puts Geely in a race against billionaires including Google's Larry Page to get a flying-car startup off the ground. NEW YORK—Rather than just put more vehicles on the world’s congested roadways, Volvo Cars owner Zhejiang Geely Holding Group Co. is looking to the skies. The Chinese automaker has acquired a U.S. company trying to bring 19

November 14, 2017 12:16 PM EgyptAir signs letter of intent for up to 24 Bombardier CS300s

Deal announced at a news conference at the Dubai Airshow could be worth $1.4B to $2.8B Bombardier Inc. has secured a letter of intent from EgyptAir for the purchase of up to 24 of the Montreal-based company's larger C Series aircraft, the CS300. The transportation giant announced the news at the Dubai Airshow, where the company said the deal is a firm order 26