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 ...
A discussion about the steady increase in passenger
traffic and facility improvements was a highlight of a November strategy
session of the Sault Ste. Marie Airport Development Corp.Passenger traffic has increased from 121,991 passengers
in 2010 to 194,783 in 2014, a 59.7 per cent increase. The ...
Toyota Canada has
recognized Manitoulin Transport with its 2014 Parts Carrier of the Year Award.For the past 14
years, Toyota has awarded the honour to the parts logistics company that has a “relentless
focus on customer service with best performance transit time, quality and response,”
After years of political promises, the Polar Bear Express passenger coaches are finally in the Ontario Northland Transportation Commission (ONTC) shops for some major upgrades.The Crown agency announced Nov. 17 that the three-year, $17-million refurbishment program is underway in North Bay.Among th...
is implementing new rules that will make it easier for operators to use unmanned
aerial vehicles (UAVs) for work.Under the new
exemptions, a Special Flight Operations Certificate will not be required for
UAVs under 2 kilograms and certain operations involving UAVs under 25