L3 MAS provides test pylon for Pratt & Whitney’s PW800 engine
Jul12

L3 MAS provides test pylon for Pratt & Whitney’s PW800 engine

L3 MAS delivered a modified experimental engine pylon to Pratt & Whitney Canada, according to an announcement made today. Previously designed and manufactured by L3 MAS for the PW814 engine, the pylon has now been altered to test the PurePower® PW800 engine. Jacques Comtois, Vice President and General Manager of L3 MAS, said that they worked “hand in hand...

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CSA selects Thales and Université Laval to improve astronauts’ medical autonomy for travel to Mars
Jul11

CSA selects Thales and Université Laval to improve astronauts’ medical autonomy for travel to Mars

The Canadian Space Agency (CSA) is looking for “a computerized medical condition knowledge base and mission-planning support tool.” The Agency selected a team of scientists from Université Laval’s Faculty of Medicine and experts from Thales Research and Technology (TRT) to create such a device. This tool, according to a press release, will guide the “CSA on technology needs to...

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DRDC hosts 14th annual NATO CBRN training
Jul10

DRDC hosts 14th annual NATO CBRN training

Starting yesterday and continuing to July 27th, Defence Research and Development Canada (DRDC) is hosting Exercise PRECISE RESPONSE 2018 at the Canadian Forces Base Suffield in Alberta. As an agency of the Department of National Defence (DND), DRDC provides DND, the Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) and other government and national security organizations with the knowledge and technological advantages needed...

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EP 91: A ride worth taking
Jul06

EP 91: A ride worth taking

In this episode of Vanguard Radio, J. Richard Jones interviews Astrid Neuland, Business Development, Thales Canada, Defence & Security, about her participation in the Highway of Heroes Ontario Bike Ride 2018. Listen and learn about her experiences on the road, the rewards and lessons learned, as well as why this is such an important event to support. Learn more...

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Space Capabilities: June/July 2018 issue
Jul04

Space Capabilities: June/July 2018 issue

We are excited to share with you the June/July issue of Vanguard. In this issue, we have an interview with Colonel Cameron Stoltz, Director of Space Requirements, Royal Canadian Air Force. Other stories in this issue: UK’s combat-close PPPs: Multi-role tanker capability By Ugurhan G. Berkok Walls have ears: Why culture and process matter in improving cyber security By...

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