Canadian Army Reserve Armouries across Canada get set to welcome the public

Canadian Army Reserve gunners load a smoke round into a C3 Howitzer as part of a fire mission on Exercise BISON WARRIOR at Canadian Forces Detachment Dundurn, August 13-21, 2016.


Photo: Master Bombardier Lynn Danielson, 38 Canadian Brigade Group Public Affairs

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September 28, 2017 – Ottawa – National Defence / Canadian Armed Forces

On Saturday, September 30, all Canadian Army (CA) Reserve Armouries across Canada will host an Open House with interactive displays and activities to showcase the work they do for the CA.

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Nordenskiold Glacier

Nordenskiold Glacier, Greenland

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  • Title Nordenskiold Glacier, Greenland
  • Released 29/09/2017 10:00 am
  • Copyright contains modified Copernicus Sentinel data (2017), processed by ESA, CC BY-SA 3.0 IGO
  • DescriptionThe Copernicus Sentinel-2A satellite takes us over the jagged islands along the west coast of Greenland in this false-colour image captured on 8 August 2017.

 

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Lockheed Martin Reveals New Details to its Mars Base Camp Vision

Lockheed Martin Reveals New Details to its Mars Base Camp Vision

Lockheed Martin’s Mars Base Camp concept shows how to send humanity to Mars in about a decade.

DENVER, Sept. 28, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Today, at the International Astronautical Congress (IAC) in Adelaide, Australia, Lockheed Martin (NYSE: LMT) experts are revealing new details of its Mars Base Camp concept including how it aligns with NASA’s lunar Deep Space Gateway and a Mars surface lander.

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Lufthansa Group Airlines strengthens its long-haul services

  • Lufthansa’s first long-haul flights again in winter timetable 2017/18 from and to Berlin
  • Düsseldorf – Miami will initially be taken up by Lufthansa
  • Eurowings: At least seven long-haul jets from NRW in 2018

As of 8 November 2017 Lufthansa will fly nonstop from Berlin to New York five times a week. Every Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday, Thursday and Saturday at 5:35 p.m., an Airbus A330-300 will take off in a westerly direction and arrive in New York’s John F. Kennedy International Airport at 9:35 p.m. The return flight leaves New York late at night and lands at Tegel Airport at 12:15 p.m. the next day. This is the first time since 2001 that Lufthansa has been stationing a long-haul aircraft in the capital city.

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Leonardo exhibits new generation and bestselling VIP helicopters at the Monaco Yacht Show

Monaco, 28 September 2017 – Leonardo, a leading manufacturer in the global helicopter industry, is exhibiting two of its most successful models in VIP/corporate transport configuration at the Monaco Yacht Show (27-30th September). The company is showcasing a GrandNew light twin and an AW169 light intermediate twin aircraft, both owned by a British private customer and used for VIP transport missions across the UK.

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Jeppesen and Air Malta Agree to Navigation, Charting and Electronic Flight Bag Service Contract

Digital Jeppesen services to maximize operational efficiency for flagship carrier of Malta

ENGLEWOOD, Colo., Sept. 27, 2017 /PRNewswire/ — Boeing [NYSE: BA], through its subsidiary Jeppesen, today announced a three-year service renewal agreement with Air Malta to provide Jeppesen’s industry-leading FliteDeck Pro electronic flight bag (EFB) services on iPad, in addition to digital charting data and NavData global navigation services for the airline.

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Boeing Donates Additional $1 Million to Assist Hurricane Recovery and Relief Efforts

Contributions directed to areas affected by Hurricanes Harvey, Irma and Maria

CHICAGO, Sept. 27, 2017 – Boeing [NYSE: BA] and The Boeing Charitable Trust are committing an additional $1 million to assist with hurricane disaster relief in areas affected by Hurricanes Irma and Maria, the company announced today. In addition to a previous commitment of $1 million from The Boeing Charitable Trust for Hurricane Harvey recovery and relief, Boeing employees and retirees have given more than $700,000, and when matched, will bring Boeing’s full humanitarian aid relief package to over $3.2 million.

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