• C4ISR2020 Vanguard
Dashboard: Future Fighter Capability Project Timeline
Nov19

Dashboard: Future Fighter Capability Project Timeline

Through its defence policy Strong, Secure, Engaged, Canada has launched an open competition to purchase 88 advanced fighter jets to replace its current fighter fleet. In this Dashboard, we take a look at the different steps in this process starting with the launch in December 2017 to the complete replacement of the CF-18 Super Hornet fleet by 2031 and...

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RPAS to Detect, Identify and Track Targets
Nov18

RPAS to Detect, Identify and Track Targets

Through Initiatives 50 and 91 of Strong, Secure, Engaged, Canada is looking at acquiring Remotely Piloted Aircraft System (RPAS) capability to perform precision strikes to support Canadian Armed Forces (CAF) domestic and international operations. In May this year, Canada invited potential suppliers to submit their proposals. L3 Technologies MAS Inc. and the United States Government and General Atomics Aeronautical...

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FAcT to Deliver Relevant, Flexible and Effective Aircrew Training Solution
Nov11

FAcT to Deliver Relevant, Flexible and Effective Aircrew Training Solution

An interview with Colonel Pete Saunders, Director of Air Simulation and Training, Royal Canadian Air Force In February 2016, the Future Aircrew Training program was granted a broader scope to include current Air Combat Systems Officers (ACSO) and Airborne Electronic Sensor Operators, otherwise known as AES Ops. As a result, the “Future Pilot Training Project” was renamed Future Aircrew...

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Vanguard Oct/Nov 2019 Edition
Oct24

Vanguard Oct/Nov 2019 Edition

We are excited to share with you the October/November 2019 edition of Vanguard. In this issue, read more about FAcT and RPAS as Canada continues to equip the Canadian Armed Forces, the Space Problem, and the future of Aerospace in Canada. Articles include:FAcT to Deliver Relevant, Flexible and Effective Aircrew Training Solution An interview with Colonel Pete Saunders, Director...

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Game Changer: Darcy Byrtus, President, Defence and Security, Canada, BMT
Oct08

Game Changer: Darcy Byrtus, President, Defence and Security, Canada, BMT

Years ago, serving in the roles of a Marine Systems Engineering and Naval Architect with the Royal Canadian Navy, Darcy Byrtus was “fortunate” to work in the Canadian Patrol Submarine Project, the New Shipborne Aircraft Project, as well as, Ship Systems Manager in the Canadian Patrol Frigate project for the construction of the first 10 of the CPFs. After...

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