AIRSTART CORPORATION Following refinancing, the former Canada Air RV company was reorganised. Manufacturing is now undertaken by AC Millennium Corporation, and Sales and Marketing by AirStart Corporation. Research and development…
ADVANCED WING TECHNOLOGIES CORPORATION Company is division of AWT Holdings Ltd; founded in 1985 by John Hill and Bill Foyle to develop and manufacture an advanced design of wing for…
BELL HELICOPTER TEXTRON CANADA (Division of Textron Canada Ltd) Memorandum of Understanding to start helicopter industry in Canada signed 7 October 1983; 38,900 m² (418,725 sq ft) factory opened late…
BLUE YONDER AVIATION Blue Yonder designed the E-Z Flyer in 1991; built under licence by Merlin in USA until bankruptcy of December 1995; production tooling transferred to Canada and manufacture…
BOMBARDIER AEROSPACE Bombardier Inc, a diversified Canadian corporation with 79,000 employees, formed Bombardier Aerospace in 1986, subsequently combining design and manufacturing activities of Canadair (1986), de Havilland (1992), Learjet (1990)…
In 1944, to increase Canadian-owned aircraft industry, Canadian government bought Canadian Vickers and awarded giant plant at Cartierville (Montreal) contracts for DC-4M conversions of DC-4 with Merlin engines (70 aircraft,…
Formed 1938 to act as single interface with British government for CanCar, Canadian Vickers, Fairchild, National Steel Car, Fleet and Ottawa Car & Aircraft, until 1942.
Also known as CCF and, latterly, as Can-Car or CanCar, this firm was biggest Canadian manufacturer of railway equipment, but decided to set up aircraft business because of Spanish Republican…
Canadian Curtiss Aeroplane Co. set up factory at Long Branch, Toronto, 1915 to build JN series trainers; taken over 1916 by Canadian Aeroplanes.
Formed at Arnprior, west of Ottawa, February 1954, initial work centring on modifying Vertol 44 and H-21B helicopters to 42A standard. Became part of Boeing Canada 1960.
Vickers Ltd established this company at Montreal St Hubert 1911 as engineering and shipbuilding works. In 1922 began assembling 8 Viking IV 6-seat amphibians, increasingly of local manufacture. W.T. Reid…
CANADIAN LIGHT AIRCRAFT SALES AND SERVICES INC CLASS took over production of the previously named Cadi from designer Jean Edues Potvin and has recently expanded the range to provide six…
CREATIVE FLIGHT INC This company's first product was renamed from MPA to Aerocat in 2002.
CUSTOM FLIGHT COMPONENTS LTD Custom Flight Components produces the North Star and more basic Bright Star two-seat kitplanes, both modelled on the Piper Super Cub. The North Star wing can…
de Havilland Aircraft of Canada Ltd formed January 1928 when assembly of Moths began in derelict warehouse at Mount Dennis, Toronto. Moved 1929 to nearby Downsview, where wartime production included…
DELASTEK INC Former Partenair company was formed in 1998 to develop the S44 Mystère, designed by Saleem Saleh and Frédéric Amblard. This evolved into the S45. In late 2003, Partenair…
DIAMOND AIRCRAFT CORPORATION Diamond Aircraft Corporation incorporated 12 January 1992 and established 24,625 m² (265,000 sq ft) plant at London, Ontario in June 1994, to build DV 20 Katana light…
DREAM AIRCRAFT INC Dream's debut as an aircraft manufacturer was at the April 2003 Sun 'n' Fun festival at Lakeland, Florida. The company ia a division of specialist engineering firm…
EUROCOPTER CANADA LTD Started as MBB Helicopter Canada on 30 March 1984, Eurocopter Canada Limited (ECL) now employs 150 people at its 9,290 m² (100,000 sq ft) facility at Fort…
Federal Aircraft Ltd, Montreal, was assembly centre for wartime production of local versions of Avro Anson: 1,832 Mk II followed by 1,050 Mk V.
Fleet Aircraft ceased aircraft work 1947 and became Fleet Manufacturing Ltd. In 1952 this acquired type certificate for Super V twin-engined Bonanza conversion, in 1953 began major subcontract for Avro/Canadair/DH…
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