Swiss satellite company picks North Bay as test siteCanadore College and the City of North Bay are entering a bold new frontier in aviation and aeronautics.Swiss Space Systems (S3) is setting up a shop and testing site at the college’s aviation campus at Jack Garland Airport to allow the pioneering European satellite company to continue development of a revolutionary new system that delivers small satellites into orbit.The announcement was hailed at a press conference in late June as a major foundational achievement in developing a new phase of ...
The Parry Sound Area Municipal Airport came away a big winner at the Ontario Association of Community Futures Development Corporations’ annual conference in early September.The airport won the Community Economic Development Award for its 10-year track record of being an economic catalyst for growth...
Manitoulin Transport has acquired the less-than-truckload
(LTL) and freight divisions of Westcan Freight Systems.Edmonton-based RTL-Westcan Group of Companies serves
customers across western Canada and the Northwest Territories in the petroleum,
oil and gas, pulp and paper, mining, agriculture, ...
The working group
that secured a one-year reprieve for Algoma Central Railway’s Hearst-to-Sault
Ste. Marie passenger line is now seeking interest from third-party firms to
operate the service.A request for
expressions of interest was issued Sept. 3, and firms have until Sept. 19 to make
Holdings Inc. (PAHI), the parent company of Porter Airlines, is looking to sell
its passenger terminal at Billy Bishop airport in Toronto.In a news release,
the company said it would look to lease back the terminal and there would be no
change to its airline operations. It said ...