Bombardier Delivers First Two Global 7500 Aircraft to Proud Canadian Customers

  • Both aircraft will be managed by leading Canadian aircraft services provider, Chartright Air Group  
  • With a growing worldwide fleet numbering more than 50 aircraft, the Global 7500 aircraft continues to exceed expectations  
  • The superior performance, luxurious in-flight experience and signature smooth ride of this aircraft opens a new world of long-range travel possibilities for Canadian customers

MONTREAL, June 30, 2021 (GLOBE NEWSWIRE) — Bombardier today announced that two of the industry-leading Global 7500 aircraft were handed over to two different Canadian customers, marking the first deliveries of the flagship business jet in Canada. Both aircraft will be managed and offered for charter by leading Canadian aircraft services provider, Chartright Air Group, and will be based at Toronto’s Pearson International Airport.

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Boeing Elects Lieutenant General Stayce D. Harris to Board of Directors

Lt GenStacey Harris BIO

– Veteran commercial pilot flew 747s for United Airlines; type rated on other jetliners

CHICAGO, June 30, 2021 /PRNewswire/ — The Boeing Company (NYSE: BA) board of directors today announced that Lieutenant General Stayce D. Harris has been elected to the board. She will serve on the Aerospace Safety and Audit committees.

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Morgan Stanley Research / Thematic Alpha: Return of Capex: Aerospace & Defense

Thematic Alpha: Return of Capex: Aerospace & Defense
Our “Return of Capex” series looks across industries at what capex historically means for fundamentals, what’s driving capex now, and how stocks are pricing these trends. In A&D, BA’s inventory remains an overhang; we like TXT for medium jet exposure and NOC for govt. spend and capital return.

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Birlinn Books – Notes from the Basement

Tuesday, June 29th, 2021
 

This week’s Summer Fiction newsletter opens on a sad note, with news of the death of novelist Isla Dewar. Isla was the author of seventeen novels and won legions of fans with her wit, warmth and pinpoint observation of human behaviour. Our thoughts are with her husband Bob, whose illustrations enliven so many of our books, and her family. Our tribute is here.

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Marie Tabarly and Pen Duick VI Join OGR2023

OGR entrants and crew with the race management team.

Marie Tabarly and Pen Duick VI Join Ocean Globe Race 

Ocean Globe Race conference kick-starts the countdown with entries filling fast

  • At the OGR Press conference Marie Tabarly announced the entry of Pen Duick VI and Vendée legend Jean Le Cam provides his Swan 59 for the Mad Atao/Yes we Cam team.
  • France provides the largest contingent with five of the 23 entries for the inaugural edition of the OGR, just as it did for the 1st Whitbread.
  • OGR entrants include family, friends and young sailors to crew around the world, creating future stars of the sport.—

Dateline: Les Sables d´Olonne, Tuesday the 29th of June 2021
On June 29, organisers, partners, media and entrants were delighted to finally meet in person on the occasion of the OGR Conference in Les Sables d’Olonne, home port of iconic ocean races, such as the Vendée Globe, Golden Globe Race and Mini Transat.

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Blue economy bulletin: the Blue Economy, Biofouling, our video competition, and more

Welcome to the PEMSEA Blue Economy Bulletin for June 2021. PEMSEA organized a number of online events this month, starting with an Ocean Roundtable Dialogue on World Ocean Day, with a focus on supporting collaborative actions to harness the blue economy in post-pandemic recovery plans. It was followed by a GESI conference organized by UNDP/GEF/ATSEA-2. Finally, we hosted two maritime transport related seminars with the IMO, the Regional Awareness Raising Seminar on the impact of biofouling on the marine environment in the seas of East Asia and a kickoff for an IMO/PEMSEA project supported by the International Climate Initiative (IKI) focused on tackling the global challenge of maritime transport emissions.

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